(BlackDoctor.org) -- For many children, a trip to the doctor or dentist is a stressful experience.
The sensory environment (i.e., the sounds, smells, and lights associated with the clinical setting) can cause a child's anxiety levels to rise. This is especially true in children with developmental disabilities who may have difficulty understanding the unfamiliar clinical environment. A new study soon to be published in The Journal of Pediatrics… Continue
Hi, My name is LaKeisha Baker; I have a business with Soul Purpose Lifestyle Company. We have a unique line of bath and body products from the Perfume Essence Scents, Body Custards, Body Lotions, Shea Body Butter, Hand Lotions/Polish/ Wash, Soy Candles, Foot Spa and so much more.
As a socially-responsible direct selling company, Soul Purpose will redefine empowerment in support of fulfilling individual purpose and vision through the marketing of exquisite, quality… Continue
"This little light of mine, I'm gonna let it shine." My granddaughter sang this song to me to remind me to be present and available for my family to be thankful for my health and ability to maintain good health.
It is awesome that I can play games with her and prepare my own meals, bathe myself, dress myself and maintain my own daily survival. There are many of my peers in my age group that cannot take… Continue
Added by Omitunde on February 18, 2009 at 8:27pm —
What a wonderful way to celebrate February with nothing less than celebrating with the most important meal of the day? Yes you guessed it....February is National Hot Breakfast Month. I urge you to check out facts about how the celebration started and how some organizations across the US are honoring the month..(hint,hint...free pancakes… Continue
I was running a little late for work this morning. I was up early as usual, yet tried to fit a little more into less time. I hate to be late for work because I waste more time playing catch up. Yes, I homeschool two sons and run a home business, but I treat my role and responsibilities as if I had a job outside the house.
It's easy to fall into complacency and laziness when no one is holding you accountable for performance. Well, thank God for Jesus! He's my boss, so I do my best to… Continue
Added by LaVender on February 18, 2009 at 10:46am —
It is said that we are in the middle of a recession
but even so, life still does go on, and there is business to be made!
The recession isn't certainly stopping fine department stores for
advertising there sales, and doing commercials!
People still live in the world, and have necessities, and even some wants
and whims, there are people in the world, and as long as there is people
in the world, there are going to be needs to be met!
there are also people… Continue
Added by Christine on February 17, 2009 at 11:58am —
Be sure to get your copy of Somebody Prayed for Me because the short story, The Darker Side of Love is going to blow you away!
Kayla is much like Sade, only younger. She knows, from childhood, that she and Joey are destined to be together. Even though he cheats on her many times over during their courtship she still accepts his marriage proposal hoping saying the words 'I do' will change him and make him a faithful husband. But, the ink is barely dry on their marriage license before… Continue
It is a New Year. I am a New Internet Marketing
Diva. I am going to bring the latest and greatest
internet marketing information, education and re-
sources that will bring out the techi-genius in us
I use to be very intimidated by SEO, Internet
Marketing and Monetization to the point I was
blocking my blessing.
No more. I am a Internet Marketing Diva, SEO
Diva and a Monetize Diva.
2009 is going to be Divine and Mine....My… Continue
Added by Dynamic Diva on February 13, 2009 at 11:44pm —
(BlackDoctor.org) -- For decades, parents have relied on Vicks VapoRub when their children have colds or the flu. The topical ointment’s mentholated, medicated vapors are said to soothe coughs and congestion. Typically, it’s dabbed or rubbed under the nose, across the throat or along the chest. Now, a study suggests the product could do more harm than good for children under the age of 2.
Researchers from North Carolina’s Wake Forest University… Continue
Whew well this is hard for me to write for it involves a man whom with out him I would not be here today and this man is my daddy. His name was Nathaniel born on May 9 1962 and departed this life Aug 23 1996. Autism for many parents such as myself has brought so many emotions into our lives, anger, sorrow, hate, fear, lack of understanding, loss of funds, broken homes, poor education the list goes on. Even though I have experienced a few of these things the one thing it did for me was save my… Continue
Added by Bridget on February 12, 2009 at 2:54am —
I'm in this fight and I'm swinging and my arms are getting tired
I'm trying to beat this emptiness but I'm running out of time
I'm sinking in the sand and I can't barely stand
I'm lost in this dream, I need you to hold me
I'm scared of lonely
This first part of the song fits how I am feeling so perfectly its just to damn scary. What fight am I in some may know some may not. I am fighting with my sons school he is in Special Education due… Continue
Added by Bridget on February 12, 2009 at 2:49am —
As parents we must make tough decisions in regards to our kids. The decisions we make will impact their lives even after they are all grown up. Just imagine for one moment that a decision that you made ruined or deeply impacted your child’s life in a negative way. How will you deal with knowing that your decisions may have harmed your child.
Well, believe it or not the decision to send children to public school has proven to have some major negative ramifications. Many children pick… Continue
You see that couple right there? That was me and my on/off boyfriend of 2 years during our first Christmas in '07. Now its '08 and I am the mother of his 3 month old daughter Jaydianah. Sad to say but I been the victim of physical, mental, and verbal abuse by this guy. Like a fool I have not wanted to let go.
But the other day it just hit me...I can't possibly stay with a man like this for the sake of my daughter. Now I realize that… Continue