Monday, January 26, 2015
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Emotional Eating
Written by Dr. Donald Henderson 23 January 2015
  Do you feel anxious, depressed or saddened?  Do you have a lack of interest or often feel empty?   Do these feelings result in you turning to food for support? Unfortunately, emotional eating ... read more >>
“A Mentor Can Come in Many Ways”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 23 January 2015
    January is National Mentoring Month.  As the Founder and President of Forgiving For Living, Inc., it has always been my goal to have mentoring as a key component to the work we do.  Our mission ... read more >>
A Tale of Two Umbrellas: Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., and Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., - A Portrait of Sister-Friend Love
Written by By: Dr. Valerie Wardlaw Contributing Writer 17 January 2015
      My cousin whom I’ll call AKA Jan (Slidell, LA) sent this photograph to me in celebration of the founding of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., (AKA, January 15, 1908) and Delta Sigma Theta ... read more >>
Running from the Flu? CDU Alum Dr. John Uyanne Explains Infectious Diseases
Written by Isidra Person-Lynn, MA Communications Specialist 16 January 2015
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“Keeping Our Eye on the Prize Can Be Difficult When We Don’t Know What the Prize is?”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 15 January 2015
    The precipice of where we stand to today is critical.  We are currently at the intersection of how our society will be judged in years to come.  We are told that we live in a great nation, if ... read more >>
7 Natural Ways to Treat Gout & Arthritis
Written by Dr. Donald Henderson 08 January 2015
      Gout is an arthritic condition that causes pain, swelling and sever joint inflammation. The pain is caused by high uric acid levels in the blood. Uric acid is a byproduct of digestion and metabolism ... read more >>
“Vision Boards: If You Can See It You Can Achieve It!”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 08 January 2015
  Last week I talked about the importance of having a plan going into 2015.  This week I will share how to take a plan and put it in a format that makes it easy for us to visualize what we hope and ... read more >>
“Do You Have A Plan?”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 01 January 2015
    “Happy New Year!”  This time of year makes most of us look at what we accomplished over the past twelve months and assess what our goals are going to be in the year to come. If you are active ... read more >>
“We All Want Joy, Healing & Peace On Earth!”
Written by WendyGladney Dean 24 December 2014
    Merry CHRISTmas!  This is the time of year our home celebrates the birth of Jesus.  Chanukah, Kwanzaa, and other special celebrations also take place during this season.  No matter what faith ... read more >>
Wendy's Window
Written by WendyGladney Dean 12 December 2014
I come from the generation that watched Dr. Cliff Huxtable, aka William “Bill” Henry Cosby, on television and thought he was the perfect father and family man.  The problem is that was just an image.  ... read more >>
L.A. County Office of Emergency Management Issues Flash Flood Safety Tips
Written by Sentinel News Service 11 December 2014
The National Oceanic Atmospheric Administration (National Weather Service (NWS) is forecasting heavy rainfall that may trigger debris and mud flows. A NWS Flash Flood Watch has been issued for the Los ... read more >>
Wendy's Window
Written by WendyGladney Dean 04 December 2014
The holidays are a time when our hearts are supposed to be filled with joy and glee.  However, it is also a time when many are feeling heavy hearted, sad and alone.  As a mother of two young black ... read more >>
Ten Steps to Cut Calories
Written by Dr. Donald Henderson 04 December 2014
      Step 1. Switch to low-fat or non-fat dairy products: The best source of calcium is found in milk and milk products. Calcium is needed to keep bones strong.  However, these products can ... read more >>
HIV/AIDS Activists Push for More Funding to Address HIV/AIDS Stigma
Written by Freddie Allen, NNPA Senior Washington Correspondent 28 November 2014
 Douglas Brooks, the director of the Office of National AIDS Policy at the White House, delivers his keynote address at the International Conference on Stigma in Washington, D.C. (Freddie Allen/NNPA) WASHINGTON ... read more >>
Dealing with Overactive Bladder
Written by Amen Oyiboke, Staff Writer 27 November 2014
Latrice Cowell tells her story about not being embarrassed of her OAB diagnosis 50 year-old Latrice Cowell has dealt with overactive bladder for two decades.(Courtesy of Latrice Cowel) Overactive Bladder ... read more >>
Oprah's The Life You Want Tour
Written by Zon D'Amour, Contributing Writer 21 November 2014
Iconic talk show host and philanthropist Oprah Winfrey concluded her eight-city The Life You Want tour in San Jose, CA. Over the course of two days, Winfrey and spiritual advisors that she refers to as ... read more >>
Wendy Gladney Dean
Written by WendyGladney Dean 21 November 2014
This past week Forgiving For Living unveiled our new Ambassador Handbook to our girls at Jordan Downs and the Center for Learning and Unlimited Educational Success, Inc. (CLUES).  It always brings me ... read more >>
“Honoring Our Past, Celebrates Our Future”
Written by Sentinel News Service generalinfo@lasentinel.net 13 November 2014
  Mama Teaching   At Sable Images, Inc. mobile exhibits, there is a hidden treasure trove, which shows a reflection of the past.  Sable Images is described as an organization devoted to discovering ... read more >>
Wendy Gladney Dean
Written by WendyGladney Dean 06 November 2014
I am a firm believer that all of us have a purpose in life.  The essence of pretty much everything I do centers around helping other people figure out what their mission (purpose) in life is all about.  ... read more >>
Eating to Live
Written by Dr. Donald Henderson 06 November 2014
       The greatest population growth in the United States is people over the age 90. Currently, medical research is focusing on this population to try to determine what factors cause people 90 ... read more >>
HIV testing at Taste of Soul
Written by Charlene Muhammad, Contributing Writer 31 October 2014
Aids Healthcare Foundation came out to support the 9th Annual Taste of Soul Family Festival  Statistics from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention indicate Blacks account for almost half ... read more >>
Tibby Elementary Wins 2014 Golden Bell Award for Learning Through Literacy Program
Written by Sentinel News Service 31 October 2014
(Principal Ontrece Ellerbe said Tibby Elementary is committed to ensuring all students can read and write at or above their grade level by the end of each school year.)   One of Compton Unified School ... read more >>
2015 Rose Queen® Madison Elaine Triplett and the Royal Court
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 October 2014
     Tournament of Roses® President Richard L. Chinen crowns 2015 Rose Queen® Madison Elaine Triplett. \   Tournament of Roses® 2015 Rose Queen® Madison Elaine Triplett reacts to being ... read more >>
3rd Annual Compton Walk for a Cure
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 October 2014
In this photo, Chanel, CUSD Vice President Satra Zurita, Armani, Councilwoman Emeritus Delores Zurita and First District Councilwoman Janna Zurita who collectively have over 85 years of service to the ... read more >>
CSU Dominguez Hills Named among Nation’s Top Universities Granting Degrees to Minorities
Written by Sentinel News Service 30 October 2014
CSUDH alumni celebrate the joy of commencement.   Courtesy of CSUDH California State University, Dominguez Hills is among the nation’s top 100 universities granting undergraduate and graduate ... read more >>

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