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Leave it to a child to ask profound questions. During the month of October OneWorld focused on Ovarian, Prostate and Breast Cancer Education and Awareness. In trying to answer the two questions above from an 11 year-old, we turned to the experts at the National Cancer Institute and the American Cancer Society. The answers we found are helpful to everyone who has these same questions. We also believe that by understanding the basic information presented here…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 31, 2014 at 2:01pm — No Comments
The information included here is part of a comprehensive and informative article from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation:
Timothy Landers, PhD, CNP, and Jason Farley, PhD, MPH, CRNP, are Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF) Nurse Faculty Scholars. In his work, Landers focuses on the epidemiology and prevention of…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 30, 2014 at 9:36pm — No Comments
A recent article in the New Haven Independent revealed “Eight out of eight cops seeking to become captains passed the civil-service exam, leaving it up to the chief to pick five to promote.
The Civil Service Commission revealed and ratified the results of the exam at its monthly meeting Tuesday afternoon at 200 Orange St.’ The entire article is linked in this blog.
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 29, 2014 at 3:22pm — No Comments
Some Say It Is the Equivalent of a Seismic Shift; Others Call It An Earthquake. OneWorld says it is a welcome act of leadership. More Christian leaders need to speak out about seeing other human beings as people first. These are some of the responses to today's NPR and New York Times Reports listed below:
Vatican Report Expresses More Tolerance For Gays, Unmarried Couples
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 14, 2014 at 12:43am — No Comments
Diabetes and Your Health - Take Charge! Yes, You Certainly Can and Should.
If you are a diabetic it is important that you learn about Diabetes and Your Health - Inches and Pounds DO Matter. If you have type 2 diabetes, or have been told that you are borderline diabetic, please take it seriously. Get professional help in managing your diabetes, or to stave off becoming a…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 12, 2014 at 1:31am — No Comments
GET HELP AND SIGN UP FOR THE AFFORDABLE CARE ACT (ACA) ASAP
Only Through Access Health CT Can We Get Federal Subsidies to Reduce the Cost of Health Care Premiums. HELP IS FREE TO EVERYONE. YOU HAVE NOTHING TO LOSE.
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 11, 2014 at 4:21am — No Comments
Community Healing Days in Greater New Haven starts October 17 and goes through Oct 19, 2014. While the Community Healing Network (CHN) reminds us to be mindful daily of our history, goals and destiny, during these three days CHN asks us to be particularly vigilant and to set specific time aside to be focused on internal healing. The blog posted here is an op-ed written by Enola Aird, the founder and president of CHN.
Taking Control of Our…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 11, 2014 at 1:19am — No Comments
October is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month
You Have Nothing to Lose By Learning About the Prostate Gland; it is a little walnut size organ that can cause a lot of grief; it also has a pretty important role in male reproduction.
The normal prostate is a small, squishy gland…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 8, 2014 at 11:43pm — No Comments
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. OneWorld Progressive Institute, Inc., is dedicated to bringing the Greater New Haven community reliable information on Health Literacy, Education and Civic Engagement. In this blog, which is the first of a two-part series on Breast Cancer Education, we provide a broad range of information for all women from a wide array of resources. We invite you to read and share this blog with as many as possible. You…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 7, 2014 at 3:00pm — No Comments
This is a short blog in response to the Oct. 3, 2014 article in the New Haven Independent titled: Schools Chief Fields Brainteasers At “Night Out”
I commend the superintendent for making himself and other administrators available to parents and teachers in this interactive manner. It is helpful to the administration, and certainly to parents. By openly discussing issues by…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 3, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
The risk of colorectal…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on October 1, 2014 at 10:12am — No Comments