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Community Health: Education, Prevention and Inspiration

Empowering people to make healthy, respectful and responsible choices.

Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS)

A little while back I did a post on endometriosis a reproductive illness that causes many women to become infertile. Today, keeping with that same theme of reproduction and the lack there of, I would like to shed light on another similar issue…. It's called… Polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) I have to admit, as a public health professional with background in reproductive health, PCOS was...

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The Purple Ribbon

With the month of October well underway, most of us have already seen a pink ribbon or two celebrating breast cancer awareness month. Keep your eye out for purple ribbons, and sport your own, as October is also Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Domestic violence is not just physical violence….. Domestic violence includes physical violence, sexual violenc...

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month

It's that time of the year again were anywhere you look you see pink: pink ribbons, pink balloons, pink clothing, buildings with pink lights, professional athletes wearing pink gear, and even pink animals! Ok, maybe it was not a live animal, but I did come across a freshly-painted pink horse outside a chain restaurant over the weekend. It is all done to bring attention to the fact that Oc...

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