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5 Awe-Inspiring Itineraries Through Japan 

As a travel journalist, it’s easy to get lost in the beauty of the world, from the Caribbean’s cerulean sea, to the pulsating music and cultural traditions of Brazil. Still, few places in the world have left an impact on me quite like Japan. The first time I landed in

Advanced Cancer Treatments:What You Should Know

If you are told that your cancer is advanced, you are faced with many decisions about your treatment, including the route that you would like to take regarding your medical team and care. Your Medical Team and Support Factors If you are considering advanced cancer treatment, you will need a

Does That Glass of Wine Raise Your Cancer Risks?

Before you pour that next glass of wine or beer, remember that you may be raising your long-term cancer risks. Alcohol is known to be a carcinogen, a cancer-causing agent. According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI), alcohol use has been shown to have links to head, mouth and throat,

Mothering Yourself as You Grieve Your Mother

Several weeks after my mother Theresa B. Gartin Leeke made her peaceful transition to ancestorhood in my presence on July 9, 2023, I found myself sitting with Garnet, my soul brothalove and best friend, in a rented Airbnb apartment in the London borough of Hackney. My body felt heavy. My

How Hard Is It to Get Dual Citizenship?

With a growing desire for increased global mobility, more Americans are exploring the prospect of obtaining dual citizenship or even renouncing their U.S. citizenship in favor of a different country’s. Data from the U.S. State Department in 2020 estimated that more than 9 million Americans live outside the country. Judi

5 Awe-Inspiring Itineraries Through Japan 

As a travel journalist, it’s easy to get lost in the beauty of the world, from the Caribbean’s cerulean sea, to the pulsating music and cultural traditions of Brazil. Still, few places in the world have left an impact on me quite like Japan. The first time I landed in

Advanced Cancer Treatments:What You Should Know

If you are told that your cancer is advanced, you are faced with many decisions about your treatment, including the route that you would like to take regarding your medical team and care. Your Medical Team and Support Factors If you are considering advanced cancer treatment, you will need a

Does That Glass of Wine Raise Your Cancer Risks?

Before you pour that next glass of wine or beer, remember that you may be raising your long-term cancer risks. Alcohol is known to be a carcinogen, a cancer-causing agent. According to the National Cancer Institute (NCI), alcohol use has been shown to have links to head, mouth and throat,

Mothering Yourself as You Grieve Your Mother

Several weeks after my mother Theresa B. Gartin Leeke made her peaceful transition to ancestorhood in my presence on July 9, 2023, I found myself sitting with Garnet, my soul brothalove and best friend, in a rented Airbnb apartment in the London borough of Hackney. My body felt heavy. My

How Hard Is It to Get Dual Citizenship?

With a growing desire for increased global mobility, more Americans are exploring the prospect of obtaining dual citizenship or even renouncing their U.S. citizenship in favor of a different country’s. Data from the U.S. State Department in 2020 estimated that more than 9 million Americans live outside the country. Judi