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Wednesday, January 27, 2021

DC Health Link Opens Enrollment

Open Enrollment for health insurance through DC Health Link started on Nov. 1 for individuals and families. Residents have until Jan. 31, 2020, to...

Take Your Pet to the Dentist

It is recommended that we humans see the dentist at least once per year. The same can be said for your dog and cat....

Overcoming Diabetes Challenges

Diabetes has been a formidable foe for many, many African-Americans. If you have ever been diagnosed with diabetes or prediabetes you know about the...

Gardening Stacy’s Gut

As a nutrition educator and outdoor enthusiast of exercise, sports, and overall movement, I am passionate about helping individuals reach their health goals and...

Race For Every Child Kids Dash

The Race For Every Child, Oct. 19 at Freedom Plaza, is a fun event that promotes children’s health and wellness and raise much-needed funds...

Maternal & Infant Health Summit

On Sept. 10, 9 a.m., at the Washington Convention Center, join Mayor Bowser at the National Maternal & Infant Health Summit. The event, held...

Providence Hospital Offers Free Medication Program

If you follow health news, chances are you are aware of the stunning increase in pharmaceutical costs. According to some experts, prescription drug costs...

Call the Midwife

The recent closures of maternity wards at United Medical Center and Providence Hospitals have left expectant mothers in a bind. The dearth of healthcare...

Functional Fitness

Yesterday you had a great workout. You pressed and pulled more weight with perfect form than you ever had on the circuit machines. In...

Testify On District COVID-19 Vaccination Plan

Ward 7 Councilmember Vincent C. Gray (D), the Chairperson of the DC COuncil Committee On Health announced Monday that he will hold a public...