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  • 00:30

    Mental Health Disparities

    in Psychology

    What is good mental health? What role do culture, race, age, gender, and class play in our mental health? The Office of Minority Health has designated April as National Minority Health Month to raise awareness about health disparities that continue to affect racial and ethnic minorities.
    Today’s show will examine mental health disparities among African Americans and Black women in particular. My guest is Michele Wheeler who is the director of 2040 Partners for Health and partner in the CU Immersion and Community Engagement Project in Denver.
    If you or someone you know would like to be a guest on the show, contact Dr. Peg at info@drpegonline.com.
    www.DrPegOnline.com

  • 01:00

    Health Disparities

    in Self Help

    Join us this week for important discussions about Health disparities in; Low income, urban, suburban and rural areas. Some of the topics we plan to cover this week are; Stroke, diabetes, heart disease, obesity and other common comorbidities:

  • 01:00

    Health Disparities

    in Self Help

    Join us this week for important discussions about Health disparities in; Low income, urban, suburban and rural areas. Some of the topics we plan to cover this week are; Stroke, diabetes, heart disease, obesity and other common comorbidities:

  • 01:14

    A New Remedy for Urban Minority Health Disparities

    in Education

    Dr. Sadeaqua Scott obtained her Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Biology from SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 2011. She has over 14 years of experience working in various scientific research laboratories that study genetics, entomology, HIV, macro and molecular, environment, as well as cancer.   Shortly after completing her dissertation Dr. Scott began working with her partner, George Leonard Bess who has been a practicing naturopathic healer for over 9 years.  He has real-time research experience in reversing diagnosed physical and mental illnesses through his study of macro-environmental effects as it relates to the body’s microenvironment.  He was recently awarded an Honorary Doctorate from the Aboriginal Medical Association of North America for his development of the break-through health paradigm entitled the Nutrient Retention Rate which Dr. Scott assisted in refining. 


    Join Show Hosts Dr. Adeliade Sanford and Mr. Kamau Jywanza for the next episode of the "Gift from the Elders to the Next Generation" on Monday October 6 @ 10AM.  They'll be speaking with Sadeaqua Scott, PhD, Founder and CEO, Urban Health Science Initiative, Inc. and Mr. George Bess on:



    What is the Urban Health Science Initiative?

    Pertinent new information to the health of African Americans

    With a culture of ignorance prevailing and unwillingness to address deep seated personal but obvious issues, how is the Black community going to acknowledge  diseases and their severity as it pertains to the physiological dysfunction we see on a daily basis?

  • 00:55

    Health Disparities

    in Self Help

    Join us this week for important discussions about Health disparities in; Low income, urban, suburban and rural areas. Some of the topics we plan to cover this week are; Stroke, diabetes, heart disease, obesity and other common comorbidities:

  • 00:59

    Health Disparities

    in Self Help

    Join us this week for important discussions about Health disparities in; Low income, urban, suburban and rural areas. Some of the topics we plan to cover this week are; Stroke, diabetes, heart disease, obesity and other common comorbidities:

  • 00:30

    Cancer Health Disparities In The LGBT Community

    in Health

     
    It’s estimated there are over 1 million LGBT cancer survivors in the country today, and there’s reason to believe people in the LGBT community are carrying a disproportionate cancer burden. Health disparities in the LGBT community are caused by multiple factors that aren’t due to any physiological or genetic differences between lesbians and heterosexuals. Mark your calendars- my guest, Liz Margolies of The National LGBT Cancer Network will address the impact of stress, and the stigma of living with homophobia and discrimination that more than doubles the risk of lesbian’s developing cancer; to listen or comment call: 347-945-5853
     

  • 00:59

    Health Disparities

    in Self Help

    Join us this week for important discussions about Health disparities in; Low income, urban, suburban and rural areas. Some of the topics we plan to cover this week are; Stroke, diabetes, heart disease, obesity and other common comorbidities:

  • 00:45

    Health Disparities Among Blacks and Hispanics Are Hurting The U.S. Economy

    in Health

    There have been recent polls that suggest the healh among our black and brown brothers is costing tax payers billions of dollare each year!  But why? what are the reasons for these latest numbers and how did he health of African American and Hispanics get to be so vulnerable.  Is by intent or just lack of proper nutrition.  One things for sure we are going to get to the nitty gritty on this show and expose the truths of why things are still lop-sidded when we speak on inequality in this stubborn and selfish nation.

  • 00:30

    Let's Focus on Minority Health Issues with Dr. Vera Stevens

    in Health

    Tune in Today & Next Week as we address Health Issues that impact the Minority Community!!!


    April is Minority Health Month!


    During April, we mark National Minority Health Month
    by raising awareness about the health disparities that
    continue to affect racial and ethnic minorities.

    This year's theme, Prevention is Power: Taking
    Action for Health Equity emphasizes the critical role
    of prevention in reducing health disparities. It is a
    call to action, a charge for all of us to unite
    towards a common goal of improving the health of
    our communities.                            

  • 00:25

    Care at Hand

    in Health

    Today's special guest is Dr. Andrey Ostrovsky of Care at Hand.


    As Co-Founder of Care at Hand, he and his team are committed to achieving the Triple Aim and eliminating health disparities for vulnerable populations by creating disruptive technology. What does that mean? Well listen in to see what he has to say and how he plans to achieve the triple aim.