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Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Rabies

Last month there was a rabies scare at a dog daycare in the District. In the end, the dog did not have rabies, but...

Recognizing the Unsung Male Caregiver

“It’s one thing when you’re already a parent but it’s another to be a parent of someone who raised you,” says Terence Peete, reflecting...

Thai Massage Comes to the Hill

I felt like I was doing a flow of yoga poses or modern dance moves. I felt graceful, fluid and flexible. The practitioner used...

Historic Langston Golf Course

Have you yet to play at the historic Langston Golf Course, located just blocks from Capitol Hill? This is a gem within our neighborhood...

Research and Passion: A Wonderful Combination for the Anacostia

This summer, as the heat index begins to rise, Americans turn to water-based festivities in an attempt to escape the scorching sun. For residents...

Dual Diagnosis: Mental Health Lows and Drug Highs

In order to get to the heart of America’s substance abuse problem it’s important to know that drug addiction and mental health struggles are...

Keep It Moving

The American College of Sports Medicine has ranked DC one of the fittest cities in the nation. But this year, after holding the title...

Medical Marijuana: Not Just for Cancer

Medical marijuana is about to celebrate its fourth year in the District. However, lack of patient enrollment has the medical cannabis industry wondering if...

Releasing Black Hair Relaxers

Walk into any black hair salon on a Saturday morning and you will find creative chaos. Blow driers blasting, sinks with water flowing, hot...

Pulling Them Back from the Brink

Ms. Lula had no idea what to do. In her 70s and living on her own, she had no one to help her understand...