PRESS THE VISIT BUTTON For more about Meharry and the School Top-ten producer of African-American Ph.D.s in Biomedical Sciences Meharry is the second largest educator of African-American medical doctors and dentists in the United States. Meharry was the first medical school in the South for African Americans.
Dr. Marie Daly was a trailblazer in the field of biochemistry, and was the first African-American woman to earn a Ph.D. in Chemistry. Daly was a pioneer in researching the connection between high cholesterol and heart disease. #WomenInSTEM
Caroline Still Wiley Anderson, (Wm. Still's daughter) educator and physician, was born November 1, 1848 in Philadelphia, PA. In 1868, she graduated from Oberlin College, where she was the only black woman in her class, and returned to Philadelphia to teach. She later taught at Howard U. She became a medical doctor in 1878 the state’s first black female doctor. She ran the Berean Dispensary which served poor women and children. Berean Manual Training and Industrial School .
Meet the Top 10 Social HealthMakers on ADHD - Well, the top 5 at least. Includes individual profiles, links to their sites, and an article of their choice. Great opportunity for those looking for new material from some unusual sources.
Mary Eliza Mahoney (1845-1926) was the first African American to become a registered nurse in the US. A high achievement in 1872, but she didn't stop there. She was a strong supporter of the women's suffrage movement as well. I love strong, courageous women willing to stand for their beliefs.
In Iraq, a medical aid group said Wednesday tens of thousands of civilians are fleeing fighting in western Mosul and are in urgent need of medical care. Doctors Without Borders, or MSF, described ambulance teams unable to cope with the number of trauma victims caught in the crossfire of a U.S.-backed assault on the city, which is partially controlled by ISIS. MSF said some children arriving in camps for the displaced arrived with acute symptoms of malnutrition.
Could black cumin seed (and its oil) be one of the most powerful healing tools on the planet? According to thousands of years of traditional medicinal usage, along with current cutting-edge scientific reports, the answer to that question is absolutely. It\\\'s so powerful in fact that in 2010, global food giant Nestlé filed ...