Tag Archives: Help

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 »

Board reviews: How institutions can help students and residents pass their exams

Sheryl Ramer | Education | June 20, 2019 In 2015, I began having in-depth conversations with directors of service, students, and residents about their educational needs. I asked, “What do you need? How can the library budget help you to solve your problems?” Everyone was thrilled to have this conversation. My goal was to purchase… Read More »

5 Acne-Fighting Patches That Will Help Breakouts Vanish Overnight – Refinery29

For most of our adolescent and adult lives, at-home acne-treatment tactics have been limited to over-the-counter creams and doctor-prescribed topicals. But when you need to phone a friend to zap a pesky pimple and can’t make it to a dermatologist to pull out the big guns (hello, cortisone shot), acne patches are the real MVP.… Read More »