The 30-Day Challenge

Posted March 1, 2018
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A look into the 30 day Challenge. Have you ever wondered about the reasoning behind the 30 day challenges popping up all over?  It may be a 30 day ab challenge or diet, or a challenge to be kinder to those around you.  The 30 day challenge can incorporate just about anything into your daily […]

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A Guide to Holistic Well-being: Part 2

Posted October 22, 2017
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Read Part 1 here. Continuing with the five indexes: Physical Concerns Anyone who has suffered from a bad case of the flu knows that even if everything else is going great in your life, physical impairments will quickly cause lead you to a sense of misery and distress. Regrettably, unhealthy lifestyles which are often tied […]

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A Guide to Holistic Well-being: Part 1

Posted October 22, 2017
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Too often, our consumer-based society reduces the idea of wellbeing and happiness to nothing more than a set of numeric, economic-based indicators. When we hear about the fight against poverty both at home and abroad, we´re normally presented with a pie chart that discusses the daily or monthly income of people and their ability to […]

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Patient Impact and Benefits of Transcultural Health

Posted October 1, 2017
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Transcultural health and transcultural nursing is the practice of addressing the ever-growing multicultural population in the United States with healthcare needs that are consistent with patients’ individual cultures.  With the growing number of ethnicities represented in the U.S., the push for transcultural care in our healthcare system is important in order to identify best treatment […]

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The Linner Foundation

Posted October 1, 2017
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Facing the growing need for health advocates who recognize the benefits of prevention and intervention among all ethnicities and diverse backgrounds, The Linner Foundation in Washington D.C. was founded to provide awareness and support.  The group’s mission is to empower families and individuals with care that meets the various needs of their clients as well […]

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Andromeda DC

Posted October 1, 2017
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Long before the Department of Health and Human Services released national standards regarding transcultural health care, Andromeda was serving the needs of patients and families regardless of their socioeconomic status. Since 1970, Andromeda has served the Greater Washington Metropolitan area in providing care, health services, and support to its patients with the belief that everyone […]

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