Archive for the ‘Health and Well-Being’ Category

The Cure for Sickle Cell Anemia May Be One Healthy Stem Cell Away

I recently had the opportunity to learn about the viability of cord blood preservation and the impact it can have on the lives of children who may, unfortunately, become ill. Admittedly, I knew little about the process of cord blood banking, and subsequent use of cord blood, and how it might be important to families. […]

#NaBloPoMo – I Have to Say ‘No’ More Often

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My calendar is filled with events that I have crunched together over the next few weeks. I am unofficially on a college tour that begins at Stanford and, as of today, ends at the University of Pennsylvania (my alma mater). I’ll be traveling around the country speaking at various schools on everything from sex and […]

#NaBloPoMo – In The Nick of Time (#DV #IPV Financial Safety Planning)

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  October is Domestic/Intimate Partner Violence Awareness Month. I want to talk briefly about crunch time when it comes to leaving an abusive relationship. It is important for anyone contemplating leaving and abusive relationship to think about everything that goes into preparing to leave. Up to 75% of all deaths related to domestic violence (against […]

#NaBloPoMo Back Into The Crunch of Things

  Two days after 360 crunches and I can barely breathe. I recently started back going to the gym after taking a long break. I gained some weight during graduate school and now that I am done,  I want to refocus on my physical health and shedding some pounds. I was so committed to being a […]

Help Me Help Others!! (#MentalHealth Fundraiser)

Hey everyone!!! I’m participating in the Good Neighbor Walk to help raise money for formerly homeless people living in NYC. Every single dollar raised during this walk will go toward providing services for people working on achieving their hopes and dreams as they remain on the path to recovery. This agency provides safe, affordable housing, […]

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