The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training, I learned that there are a number of preventive measures people could take to lower the probability of developing chronic diseases. This year, April 6th thru April 12th was recognized as…

The state of our public health

Since my early professional career as a registered nurse, public health has always been a great concern. Before and during my formal nursing training, I learned that there are a number of preventive measures people could take to lower the probability of developing chronic diseases. This year, April 6th thru April 12th was recognized as…

From the Cradle to the Grave

A Look into the Leading Causes of Death in the Black Community By: Rebecca S. Jones HOUSTON – It has been said that, “we are here today and gone tomorrow.” However, the reality is that, “we are here today and gone today.” James 4:14 yields a rhetorical question that asks, “…What is your life? It…

Paul Quinn College: “New Urban College Model”

President Michael Sorrell announced that beginning in the fall of 2015, the school would be adopting a new student financial structure that will result in the average on-campus student graduating with less than $10,000 of student loan debt and four years of real world work experience. This innovative educational structure, dubbed the “New Urban College…