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Doctors Will Vote With Their Patients

By MIKE MAGEE, MD As Robert Muller’s testimony before Congress made clear, we owe President Trump a debt of gratitude on two counts. First, his unlawful and predatory actions have clearly exposed the fault lines in our still young Democracy. As the Founders well realized, the road would be rocky on our way to “a… Read More »

Devastated parents fear Lyme disease killed their 39-year-old daughter

Killed by a tick bite after 11 years: Racecourse worker, 39, died of Lyme disease after catching the infection on a holiday to Australia in 2008 Carly Ellis was diagnosed with the serious bacterial infection back in 2011 She battled eight years of unexplained illnesses, including sepsis and meningitis  The ‘bubbly’ woman who wanted to… Read More »

Know Your Girls: Breast cancer survivor diagnosed at 16 shares her story to help Black women save their own lives

Know Your Girls is committed to educating Black women about breast cancer. As part of their campaign to educate and inform Black women about their cancer risks, they connected TheGrio with Nikia Hammonds-Blakely, a survivor who was diagnosed at 16 years old. “I was in the shower one morning getting ready for school and I felt the… Read More »