Tag Archives: Help

Yoga Can Help Improve Symptoms Of COPD

Approximately 24 million people in America could have Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD), and this includes emphysema, chronic bronchitis, or both. Individuals having COPD have difficulty expelling used air from their lungs, which makes it hard to inhale healthy fresh air. While COPD cannot be cured, a patient’s well being could be improved by managing… Read More »

4 steps to help imaging accelerate the shift to value-based care

Value-based care programs are being introduced increasingly on a global level. However, progress is slow as many hospitals are unclear where to start. While radiology is among one of the most impacted specialties in the shift to value-based care through changes in the reimbursement scheme, imaging-specific metrics are still largely undefined. This presents radiology leaders… Read More »

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 »