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Everything to be gained by breastfeeding, nothing to lose

In Natural Immunity and VaccinationTetyana Obukhanych, Ph.D states that the measles vaccine has probably eradicated much of the wild measles infection. Then she asks: But is this a good thing? 840 more words


3 More Mini Reviews

‘Tis me, fellow Scrubs, back with another batch of reviews for things I been needed to review.

So let’s begin with the beginning. Around December of last year I said that I wanted to read more books, but I’m not the type that can just get through books in a matter of days, so I chose a route that would let me read about a book a month. 949 more words

Media Representation

Filming for Salford University......

My blogs are a tad out of sync this week…….🙄

I was on home turf Monday. I was being filmed at home by researchers from Salford University Who are coming to the end of a 3 year study on Young Onset Dementia……. 426 more words


Media frenzy………..

Yesterday the news was announced that Babs Windsor had been diagnosed with Alzheimers 4 years ago by her hubby Scott.

It’s always sad when anyone gets diagnosed but someone in the media eye always brings it to the forefront in the publics eye too. 1,059 more words

A Day In The Life

Harare's Herald lauds Zimbabwe's HPV vaccination programme

This week in Mutare, Zimbabwe, First Lady Auxilia Mnangagwa launched the National Human Papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination programme. The vaccine is to be given to over 800,000 girls between the ages of 10 to 14 in an attempt to alleviate the country’s growing cervical cancer rate. 819 more words


Black Panther and the Power of Representation

This post continues our blog series regarding racial/ethnic socialization practices, programs, and approaches. APA is putting together a clearinghouse of resources to help parents/caregivers to protect youth of color and themselves from the psychological damage of discrimination and racism.

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Children And Youth

The surreal world continues.........

I had traumatic weekend of decision making on something else and was always going to end up hurting soemone and was sad when the decision was made, but yesterday I found myself having to put that behind me and heading down to London for another surreal WOW moment since writing my book with Anna. 759 more words

A Day In The Life