Tag Archives: Conditions and Diseases

Healing the Gerson Way

October 17, 2011


I wonder what it might feel like to have all the vitamins and minerals I’m supposed to have inside my body, there all the time. What if I had a nutritiously sound mind and body? Would it make me think differently? Would that make me feel differently? Would I feel better? More active and energetic? […]

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12 Reasons to support sickle cell research and advocacy

May 16, 2011


12 Reasons to support sickle cell research & advocacy 12. According to the Centers for Disease Control there are over 70,000 people living with sickle cell in the US 11. Three times as many people are affected by it. Each time a parent has to leave work to care for a child, everyone at his […]

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Emergency departments response to Sickle cell patients

May 7, 2011


Clinician attitudes toward patients are associated with variability in the quality of heath care…Negative attitudes toward adults with sickle cell disease have beenĀ identifiedĀ as an important barrier to the receipt of appropriate pain management for this patient population. Carlton Haywood, Jr PhD et al. A video-intervention to improve clinician attitudes toward patients with sickle cell disease: […]

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