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Weights and Measures: Accessing Patients Health Beyond BMI

“What is healthy weight?” Dr. Terilyn Scott-Winful asked at the Black Health Matters Understanding Obesity What Are You Weighing For webinar earlier this year. “When we talk about the Body Mass Index, this index needs to be taken with a grain of salt. When we apply it to the general

BHM Interviews Autumn Walker on Mental Health, Self Care & More

Black Health Matters Digital Marketing and Operations Manager Claudia Lopez chats with Autumn Walker, a Licensed Therapist and founder of Sole Reasons, about her developmental company, why she wants Black women to leave imposter syndrome behind, why self-care is necessary, and much more. Listen to their chat below. Or read

Untold Stories: Life with a Severe Autoimmune Condition

 Sponsored By Argenx Gwen. Valencia, Associate Director, Global Patient Advocacy Anaya, Myasthenia Gravis Patient Advocate Rorey, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) Patient Advocate Patient advocacy was discussed during this year’s Gwen Valencia, Associate Director, Global Patient Advocacy at Argenx. Valencia explained that part of the reason her firm participated in

Lupus Management With Holistic & Integrative Medicine (What You Should Know)

We understand that living with lupus presents unique challenges. The constant battle against fatigue, pain, and unpredictable flares can be discouraging. We spoke with Dr. Sydne Ford-Norton, a board-certified Family Medicine physician practicing Integrative and Functional Medicine in Atlanta. Dr. Ford-Norton shared valuable insights on holistic approaches to managing lupus.

To All The Cassies Known and Unknown

Now that we have faced the reality of the video, whether we have watched it or not,  read Cassie’s statement, and heard countless witness recollections, there is no denying Cassie’s lived experience. And there are so many Cassies we know and don’t know all around us; 40% of Black women

How Company Leaders Can Offer Caregiver Support to an Employee

Caregivers provide unpaid support for someone who has a chronic illness or a disability, or for an aging individual who needs care. There are around 53 million caregivers in the United States today. And many of those individuals balance full-time work with their caregiving responsibilities. As the demographics in our

Weights and Measures: Accessing Patients Health Beyond BMI

“What is healthy weight?” Dr. Terilyn Scott-Winful asked at the Black Health Matters Understanding Obesity What Are You Weighing For webinar earlier this year. “When we talk about the Body Mass Index, this index needs to be taken with a grain of salt. When we apply it to the general

BHM Interviews Autumn Walker on Mental Health, Self Care & More

Black Health Matters Digital Marketing and Operations Manager Claudia Lopez chats with Autumn Walker, a Licensed Therapist and founder of Sole Reasons, about her developmental company, why she wants Black women to leave imposter syndrome behind, why self-care is necessary, and much more. Listen to their chat below. Or read

Untold Stories: Life with a Severe Autoimmune Condition

 Sponsored By Argenx Gwen. Valencia, Associate Director, Global Patient Advocacy Anaya, Myasthenia Gravis Patient Advocate Rorey, Chronic Inflammatory Demyelinating Polyradiculoneuropathy (CIDP) Patient Advocate Patient advocacy was discussed during this year’s Gwen Valencia, Associate Director, Global Patient Advocacy at Argenx. Valencia explained that part of the reason her firm participated in

Lupus Management With Holistic & Integrative Medicine (What You Should Know)

We understand that living with lupus presents unique challenges. The constant battle against fatigue, pain, and unpredictable flares can be discouraging. We spoke with Dr. Sydne Ford-Norton, a board-certified Family Medicine physician practicing Integrative and Functional Medicine in Atlanta. Dr. Ford-Norton shared valuable insights on holistic approaches to managing lupus.

To All The Cassies Known and Unknown

Now that we have faced the reality of the video, whether we have watched it or not,  read Cassie’s statement, and heard countless witness recollections, there is no denying Cassie’s lived experience. And there are so many Cassies we know and don’t know all around us; 40% of Black women

How Company Leaders Can Offer Caregiver Support to an Employee

Caregivers provide unpaid support for someone who has a chronic illness or a disability, or for an aging individual who needs care. There are around 53 million caregivers in the United States today. And many of those individuals balance full-time work with their caregiving responsibilities. As the demographics in our