Tag: Medical Monday
How COVID is impacting Sickle Cell and the latest information regarding treatment.
Tags: Advocate for Sickle Cell Patients, Center for Sickle Cell Disease at Howard University Hospital, Dr. James G. Taylor, health, Medical Monday, Shanetta Richardson
Cleaning, masks, beards and more health tips for your skin.
Tags: Dermatology, Dr. Melanye Maclin, Medical Monday, Skincare
How much is too much?
Tags: Dr. Ro., Dr. Rovenia Brock, health, Medical Monday, Red meat, Wellness
What you can do to protect yourself and stay healthy
Tags: Assistant Professor, Cardio Vascular Medicine, Dr. Isaac Opoki-Asare, Florence Champagne, Heart Health, heart month, Howard University Hospital, MD, Medical Monday, Open My Heart Foundation
We look at this complicated and sensitive issue from miscarriage to SIDS, sudden infant death syndrome, and how couples handle it.
Tags: Board Certified OB/GYN, Dr. Hugh Mighty, Dr. Nicole Lee Plenty, health, Howard University College of Medicine, MD, Medical Monday, miscarriage, pregnancy, SIDS
Breast health for woman and men.
Tags: breast cancer awareness month, Dr. Lori Wilson, Howard University Hospital, Medical Monday
Peeling back the stigma of depression for black women and offering resources for help.
Tags: Black women, depression, Medical Monday, Mental Health, Michelle Obama, Suicide, Tamar Braxton
Howard University Hospital CEO discusses the challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic and re-imagining the hospital.
Tags: Anita Jenkins, CEO Howard University Hospital, coronavirus, COVID-19, health, health care, Medical Monday
Addressing immunizations and other non-COVID-19 healthcare issues.
Tags: coronavirus, COVID-19, Dr. Omeche Idoko-Forrester, Family Physician, health, Medical Monday, Medical Pavilion at National Harbor
For black women over 30, the risk of dying during pregnancy is four to five times high than white women.
Tags: CDC, health, maternal mortality, Medical Monday, Pregnancy mortality
What you need to know about heart disease and heart health.
Tags: Chief Cardiologist Fellow, Dr. Stacy Ashton, Dr. Urooj Fatima, Elementary School Principal, Heart Disease Survior, Heart Health Awarness, Howard University Hospital, Medical Monday
Symptoms and treatment for Crohn’s Disease
Tags: Advocate, Crohn's Disease, Crohn's disease patient, Department of Internal Medicine, Dr. Angesom Kibreab, Howard University Hospital, Intestinal Disease, Joilyn Jackson, Medical Monday, Melodie Narain-Blackwell
Unraveling the mystery of menopause and how women can best address the issues that come with it.
Tags: Author, Dr. Joy'El Ballard, health, MD, Medical Monday, Menopause, OB-GYN, OBGYN, Perimenopause, Women's health
How women deal with fat-shaming and extreme weight loss
Tags: Author, Caroline Jhingory, Dr. Rovenia Brock, health, Health & Wellness Coach, Joyce Rhine, Medical Monday, Nutritionist, Obesity, weight loss
Part 1 of our two-part look at obesity and extreme weight loss.
Tags: Dr. Denia Tapscott, health, Internist and Weight Loss Specialist, Iran Waller, Medical Monday, Obesity, Sean G., weight loss
Why are you having trouble sleeping? What can you do to address insomnia and other sleep disorders?
Tags: Dr. Peter Whitesell, Howard University Sleep Disorders Center, Medical Monday, Sleep Apnea, Sleep Disorders, Snoring