For this edition of the interview, I had the opportunity to sit with one of my favorite people, Dr. Dafina Wise-Allen. Dr. Allen started her undergraduate career at the University of Florida where she obtained her B.S in Nutritional Sciences. She went to medical school at Wayne State University and then residency at Advocates Illinois […]
When the holiday season is not what you would want, we wish you happy lemonade making from sour but useful lemons!!!
I got married & became a physician within a course of a month. I never thought to change my name because it symbolized an integral part of who I had became.
The Balancing Act: Motherhood and Medicine Two months ago we had the pleasure of talking to Dr. Cindy Henry. Let’s continue the dialogue with our next mother and physician; Anita Yang, DO. Wife and mother of two children. Dr. Anita Yang aka Mommy and Wife and Doctor Anita Yang, DO is a board certified […]
In Tribute to…Dorothy Day: Affectionately know as Ma The Harlem Renaissance Themed Party My grandmother recently turned ninety years old and our family celebrated her with a surprise 1920’s-themed birthday party. She was so stunned we thought she may have a Takotsubo stress myocardial infarction from all of the excitement. Thankfully, she did […]
The Balancing Act: Motherhood and Medicine There will be so many times you feel you failed. But in the eyes, ears, and mind of your child you are Super Mom -Stephanie Precourt After I had my first child I was a ball of many conflicting emotions. I was both elated and saddened. I loved […]
In this post we introduce a guest author, Dr. Olele, a budding psychiatrist, currently being trained in the state of Florida. He educates us on depression among black men and why suicide is being committed at an alarming rate. We find this post very important because we are our brother’s keepers and this topic needs many lights shined on it.