Florence Nightingale & Holistic Care

The twenty-first century is the century of life, the century of health and the century of women. This is the story of Florence Nightingale-a courageous woman who, as the pioneer of an age of women, blazed bold new trails into uncharted frontiers in the nineteenth century. ~Daisaku Ikeda, January 2002-Soka Gakkai, USA National Nurses Week […]

Minority Health Month

National Minority Health Month. The theme for 2016 is Accelerating Health Equity for the Nation. Every Community Deserves Good Health. Every Community Deserves Good Health. Did you know that your zip code can be a predictor of your health? So can your place of birth, where you work and play, your income and education, and […]

Heart Disease vs Cancer in Women

The Unhealthy Relationship between Cancer and Heart Disease in Women. On the American Heart Association’s Go Red for Women site, the very first general statistic about heart disease and women states, Causes of Heart Disease We all know that these are causes of heart disease: • Hypertension (high blood pressure) • Tobacco use • Raised […]