June 2016 Archives

Heart Out of Control ~ Living with Graves’ Disease

Graves’ disease is an immune system disorder that results in the overproduction of thyroid hormones (hyperthyroidism). Although a number of disorders may result in hyperthyroidism, Graves’ disease is a common cause.  Because thyroid hormones affect a number of different body…

 

Salon R: God First, Hard Work

      By Tameka Carey ~ The Beauty industry is an ever-changing market and one that is steadily growing. It is one of the few markets that have shown steady growth over the last decade. In a decade new…

 
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Happy Birthday Gwendolyn Brooks

Gwendolyn Brooks 1917~2000 Source: http://www.poetryfoundation.org/poems-and-poets/poets/detail/gwendolyn-brooks Gwendolyn Brooks was a highly regarded, much-honored poet, with the distinction of being the first black author to win the Pulitzer Prize. She also was poetry consultant to the Library of Congress—the first black woman to…