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Resources to Reduce Stress on National Stress Awareness Day

Resources to Reduce Stress on National Stress Awareness Day

Stress affects people of all ages, ethnicities, and social classes. In fact, 75% of Americans experienced moderate to high stress levels in the past month according to the Global Organization for stress. Stress also affects the economy. According to Business Insider, American employers spend an estimated $300 billion annually on health costs and lost work...

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Wealth Strategist Demetris Curry Relaunches Empowerment Journal

Wealth Strategist Demetris Curry Relaunches Empowerment Journal

Demetris “Dee” Curry, published author, speaker, Insurance Wellness Strategist, and Commercial Real Estate Broker, recently relaunched a new and improved version of her “Brighter Days Ahead” self-empowerment book and journal.  As a wealth strategist and coach, Demetris emphasizes one of the keys to building and maintaining wealth is to become whole mentally and physically by...

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inCity Magazine STREAMING: Delighting in Your Life and Work

inCity Magazine STREAMING: Delighting in Your Life and Work

Book title: Delighting in Your Life and Work Sub-title: Sharing golden nuggets with you that have taken me a lifetime to learn Author: Amanda Barnes Acklin About the author:  Originally from New York, Amanda Barnes Acklin is a high-impact marketer with extensive experience in creating web content and collateral for industry-leading organizations.  An MBA who...

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A woman who once saw her dad point a gun at her mom is now helping others to overcome childhood trauma

A woman who once saw her dad point a gun at her mom is now helping others to overcome childhood trauma

Patrice Brantley, a community licensed mental health therapist, says she watched her father tried to kill her mother when she was just 6-years old. Patrice Brantley is an author, educator, licensed therapist, and podcaster, who is on a mission to empower others to overcome childhood trauma and heal. At a young age, Patrice Brantley experienced...

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black owned vegan friendly beauty brand

MEET THE FOUNDER OF A THRIVING BLACK-OWNED, VEGAN-FRIENDLY BEAUTY BRAND

Meet Nynoka Grant, founder and CEO of Akoyn Beauty, an Atlanta-based Black-owned company that manufactures vegan-friendly personal care specialty products that are especially for women. Their premium soaps, skin creams, and body butter are handmade from the finest all-natural ingredients. Now, more than ever, taking care of yourself and remaining stress-free is a priority. Nynoka comments,...

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former army vet opens fitness center in Dallas

Former Army Vet Opens Fitness Center in Dallas

Meet 32-year old Destiny Nicole Monroe, the owner of Raw Fitness, a Black-owned gym and fitness center located in the Dallas, Texas area. As a certified strength and conditioning specialist, this former Army Veteran and software engineer already has more than half a million followers on Instagram (@DNicoleMonroe) and now offers online tailored workout programs. Destiny...

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nurse practitioner launches training program

Black Nurse Practitioner Launches Training Program

Dr. Patrice Little, a Family Nurse Practitioner in Georgia, has launched NP Student Magazine and a platform called NP Student University to help current nursing students and new graduates to better navigate their education and fill critical educational gaps. COVID-19 has disrupted nursing education in so many ways. With the nursing community focused on containing the spread of the...

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dr gloria Anderson advance care planning

Dr. Gloria Thomas Anderson Bridges the African-American Disparity Gap in Advance Care Planning

Research indicates that African Americans have less access to palliative care, and many do not choose hospice in end-of-life situations. Actually, Black Americans are the most likely ethnic group in the US to select life support over palliative care and hospice.  This is one reason why Advance Care Planning (ACP) expert, Dr. Gloria Thomas Anderson, is urging...