Month: <span>February 2020</span>

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Random Lessons on the Journey
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Random Lessons on the Journey

In 2018, I tried my hand at developing merchandise that celebrates my Gullah Geechee heritage. After trying to find tees that highlighted Geechee history or sayings, I decided to create a line of my own. While I’ve learned much about the production and marketing process, one of the things I’ve realized is that I’ve been...

by February 17, 2020February 8, 2021
Why Diversity in Medicine Matters: A Reflection During Heart Health Month
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Why Diversity in Medicine Matters: A Reflection During Heart Health Month

In recent years, I made the decision that my health care team needed to be made up of women of color. My primary care physician and GYN are both African-American women because I feel doctors from other backgrounds allow for too many excuses. I need tough love and strong talk, and not another prescription for...

by February 14, 2020January 20, 2021