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The information provided in this article by Lisa Rapaport is most informative and certainly worth reading and sharing. At the end of the article are links to segments of a two-part program done by OneWorld with a physician, an assessment specialist and loved ones of Alzheimer's patients.
Memory loss may not always be first sign of…Continue
The Governor and legislative leaders are negotiating a final budget deal now.
The Governor is pushing for cuts in HUSKY (Medicaid) that will eliminate coverage for 30,000+ people. The Appropriations Committee restored the cuts. We need your help to keep this important health care coverage in the state budget.…
Added by N'Zinga Shani on May 22, 2015 at 12:19am — No Comments
Mental Illness and the Associated Shame Run in Families.
Mental Illness is Curable. Shame Can Be Prevented.
We CAN Learn How to Be Proactive, Open and Supportive.
Please read this article in the NY Times- linked below.
Many people opt for suicide because they see no way out of…Continue
OneWorld Progressive Institute, Inc Presents: A Health Literacy Blog about:
Diabetes Type 2: A Dangerous, Chronic, Debilitating DiseaseContinue
OneWorld Progressive Institute, Inc Presents: May 3-9 was Children's Mental Health Awareness Week. Unfortunately, the blog did not post (technical glitch I guess) However, there is much adults can do to help children relieve stress.
Of course, we should think of children’s mental health daily. But in our busy world the powers that be have designated one week when we should…Continue
Freddie Gray is the 25 year-old African American…Continue
SPEAK UP! Help Get Killers Off The Street!
Community Policing Is A Joint Effort
The killer or killers of 16 year-old Jericho Scott, buried 4/25/15, and of 16 year-old Torrence Gamble, killed 4/3/2014, are still walking the streets of NH. So are the killers of Javier Martinez, age 18, buried Jan. 3, 2014, and of Durell Law, age 20, killed…Continue
We invite you to read the complete article linked below in the New York Times:Continue
OneWorld Progressive Institute (OneWorld), Inc. Presents:
A HEALTH LITERACY BLOG – APRIL 22, 2015Continue
Education Agenda: NHPS & NYC High Schools Have Similarities and Differences. NHPS Administrators Can Learn Much by Looking at What Is Happening In New York. We can always learn from the mistakes made by others. Also, the "experts" are not always right. The most important experts are the children and how they benefit from what the administration does.
By looking closely at the segment of the article…Continue
It is difficult, in fact impossible, to draw any definitive conclusions about what is involved in dealing with transgender teens and associate issues from any one situation. These are complex situations and no two people's situations are exactly the same. Some families have dealt with transgender family members very successfully, and both the families and the individuals are doing well. In other situations -- when people are not well informed, or when some…Continue
A Community Parenting Group – Starting in May 2015 / English & Español
By: Nurturing Families Network & Fair Haven Community Health
Group Topic: Circle of Security Parenting Group (building secure…Continue
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Join the effort to make America a Healthy Nation. This is National Public Health Week. Each individual can have a direct impact on our health care system; learn how by visiting the National Health Week web site linked below and getting the Toolkit. Know that good health is an important aspect of personal wealth. Learn how you can maintain good health and help your loved ones to be healthy.…
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A great deal has been going on in New Haven in the past several days. As usual, the New Haven Independent has captured much of it in words, pictures and videos.
Mayor Toni Harp stepped into the NHPD situation and says: Cops being investigated should be benched until the investigation is completed. This is par for the course; why didn’t it happen in this case? The images and the article in the New Haven Independent…Continue
Added by N'Zinga Shani on March 25, 2015 at 11:07am — No Comments
More than 300,000 women and girls are raped, assaulted and abused in USA annually.
This number does not include those who are emotionally, psychologically and verbally abused daily. It does not include those who are coerced, intimidated, financially deprived and isolated from family.…Continue
In 2015, Serena Williams, First Rate Tennis Champion, and Proud African American, Rises Above the 2001 Fray of Venomous Bigotry, which was directed at her and her family, at the Indian Wells Tennis Tournament in California.
And in 2015, when so many areas in America are in racial turmoil, she returned to the Indian Wells Tennis Tournament. Just to be certain she would be safe, security guards were…Continue