Watch “Dietitian Answers Commonly Asked Questions About Going Vegan” on YouTube

While I am not trying to go vegan per se, I am looking for interesting plant based meal options to increase the vitamins and minerals I usually lack and take into account how my diet is impacting my allergies and autoimmune condition. I am not a big meat eater, but love seafood and fish. I imagine as I modify my diet, they will remain sparingly. … Continue reading Watch “Dietitian Answers Commonly Asked Questions About Going Vegan” on YouTube

Apps You Should Try: Secret Garden Created by OB/GYN, Dr. Tosha Rogers

I currently use a very popular period app, and it works for what I was using it for. Then I came across Dr. Tosha Rogers, an Atlanta based OB/GYN, talk about her new women’s health and wellness app, The Secret Garden. Not only is her app created by a licensed health profesional, it goes beyond period tracking. It includes an ovulation tracker and information on … Continue reading Apps You Should Try: Secret Garden Created by OB/GYN, Dr. Tosha Rogers

Diva’s Quick Tips: 5 Ways to Unplug When Reality is Overwhelming

There is a lot going on in the world right now, from a pandemic to police brutality and protests and riots. Black people have expressed on social media how watching the news to stay informed left them mentally drained (self-included). We know we can walk out the door and possibly become one of the people that are scattered all over news outlets. There is no … Continue reading Diva’s Quick Tips: 5 Ways to Unplug When Reality is Overwhelming

Here’s a List of EPA Approved Disinfectants for COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

The Environmental Protection Agency has released an extensive list of cleaners that can ward off COVID-19 to prevent exposure. There are a few listed below. Follow the link for the full list. Clorox Multi Surface Cleaner + Bleach Clorox Disinfecting Wipes Clorox Commercial Solutions® Clorox® Disinfecting Spray Lysol brand Heavy-Duty Cleaner Disinfectant Concentrate Lysol Disinfectant Max Cover Mist Lysol brand Clean & Fresh Multi-Surface Cleaner … Continue reading Here’s a List of EPA Approved Disinfectants for COVID-19 (Coronavirus)

Diva’s Quick Tips: Hand Sanitizer Precautions with @thechemistdiva

By now you’re likely aware of the COVID-19 pandemic and and the coverage it is getting. Whenever there is a state of emergency, there are those who take advantage and those who try to be resourceful. The resourcefulness can have negative effects in this situation. With readily made hand santizer flying off the shelves, many are posting and selling their homemade santizers. The most common … Continue reading Diva’s Quick Tips: Hand Sanitizer Precautions with @thechemistdiva

The Honey Pot Co. Receives Backlash over Target Commercial White Women Alleged was Racist Only to Receive Overwhelming Support in Return

The Honey Pot Co. is a plant based feminine care product line founded by Bea Dixon. She was recently featured in a series of commercials by Target called “Founders We Believe In” that ran during Black History Month. During the thirty second clip, Dixon discusses ger company and the challenges she faced getting it off the ground. Her last statement is what sparked fury. “The … Continue reading The Honey Pot Co. Receives Backlash over Target Commercial White Women Alleged was Racist Only to Receive Overwhelming Support in Return

Georgia Researcher Wins Award for Pregnancy Care App

Georgia is one of the most dangerous places in the country for maternal health. The state ranks 50th, dead last for maternal mortality, which means more pregnant women and new mothers die in Georgia than in any other state (WJBF News). Dr. Marlo Vernon, a doctor and researcher at Augusta University, in Augusta,Georgia just  more funding for her pregnancy care app called Vida. It is … Continue reading Georgia Researcher Wins Award for Pregnancy Care App

Diva’s Quick Tips: Resources to Help Get Your Diet Back on Track After the Holidays

If you’re feeling a littlw sluggish and congested after the holidays, you’re not alone. Below are some links to previous posts that eill give yiu some tips on returning to tip top shape before you have to shoe back up to the office. 1. Detoxing After The Holidays Detoxing is used loosely. Think of it as “resetting.” 2. The Benefits of Water This is good … Continue reading Diva’s Quick Tips: Resources to Help Get Your Diet Back on Track After the Holidays

The FDA is Cracking Down on CBD Products and You Should Pay Attention

CBD everything is everywhere. The facts are that we still have more questions about CBD than answers, but you cannot by the large number of products on the market claiming to have CBD as an active ingredient. The onus is on the company to test the safety and efficacy of their products before they hit market. There are 15 companies who will have to answer … Continue reading The FDA is Cracking Down on CBD Products and You Should Pay Attention

Gynecologist Creates Laundry Detergent Specifically to Combat Yeast Infections in Women

Because we have to keep things #cleanandcute. Atlanta based gynecologist, Dr. Tosha Roger’s, owner of Atlanta Premier OB/GYN Aassociates created Clean and Cute Panty Wash, a natural laundry detergent for women’s intimates as a way of reducing yeast infections in women. She told Black Business, “Even though women are cleaning their panties, the aavailable detergent in the market doesn’t really remove build-up of bacteria, yeast, … Continue reading Gynecologist Creates Laundry Detergent Specifically to Combat Yeast Infections in Women