Category Archives: Health

Nancy Abu-Bonsrah | Johns Hopkins’ First Black Female Neurosurgeon Resident

The most important day for fourth year medical students is the third Friday in March, when they find out where they have been accepted for their residency program. It’s called Match Day. For medical student Nancy Abu-Bonsrah, it also became … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread

Hello, Everyone.  If you aren’t watching the ABC sitcom, “Black-ish”  WHY NOT? Here are clips from the latest episodes. Black-ish! Trump’s America Good Dre Hunting Read: Rage almost all the time. Catch the full episodes on Netflix or Amazon Prime.

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A Way the GOP Can Kill Obamacare

This is from Mayhew at BJ about how they’re going to destroy Obamacare. The evil never sleeps with this group. ………………………….. The CSR sword of Damocles by Richard Mayhew 8:14 am on January 9, 2017. I need to start morning … Continue reading

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Moving Forward: Taking the Fight to Save Obamacare

In case you missed it, had a reply yesterday from Washington Monthly… the GOP has their Frank Luntz-approved language.. The GOP isn’t trying to REPEAL Obamacare… They’re trying to ‘ RESCUE’ Obamacare… RESCUE…like they’re phucking heroes. Heroes about to take … Continue reading

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Friday Open Thread- More Healthcare Information

Healthcare is a complicated issue. There are so many parts to it. All the information can be hard to understand. You need a place where you can get straight forward, honest evaluation of healthcare issues. For me, this is at … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | The Healthcare Battles of 2017

When I think of the problems that will occur for the common man because of the November 8, 2016 election, nothing is more pronounced than the problems coming with regards to healthcare. Healthcare is one-sixth of the American economy. Before … Continue reading

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Tuesday Open Thread | Black Women In Medicine

“Black Women in Medicine” Doc To Hit Theaters On Aug. 26 Source: Coming to theaters in New York (August 26 through September 1) and Los Angeles (September 2 through 8) is “Black Women in Medicine,” the first documentary to explore … Continue reading

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