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Know Your Girls: Breast cancer survivor diagnosed at 16 shares her story to help Black women save their own lives

Know Your Girls is committed to educating Black women about breast cancer. As part of their campaign to educate and inform Black women about their cancer risks, they connected TheGrio with Nikia Hammonds-Blakely, a survivor who was diagnosed at 16 years old. “I was in the shower one morning getting ready for school and I felt the… Read More »

World Migratory Bird Day 2019 Date and Theme: Significance of the Day That Aims to Save Birds And Their Habitat

Migratory birds (Photo Credits: Pixabay) World Migratory Bird Day 2019 (WMBD) will be observed on May 11 every year demanding attention on the negative effects on seabirds caused by plastic pollution. On World Migratory Bird 2019, more than 300 registered events including bird festivals, education programmes, media events, bird watching trips, presentations, film screenings will… Read More »

EDs could save $8.3B annually with better primary care, study finds

Dive Brief: More effective primary care could save emergency departments an estimated $ 8.3 billion annually, according to a new Premier analysis. Of 24 million visits by patients with certain chronic conditions in 2017, 4.3 million were potentially avoidable. Patients with those conditions contributed to nearly 60% of all ED visits at nearly 750 hospitals… Read More »