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Hesma Stephens

This Black History Month We Celebrate The Dreamer, Dr. Lynette Charity

By | This Woman Knows | 8 Comments

It was 1849 when Elizabeth Blackwell MD, originally from England, became the first female in the U.S. to graduate from medical school. In 1864, Rebecca Lee Crumpler MD was the first African-American female to graduate from medical school. These women were dreamers. And because of their perseverance, many women successfully followed in their footsteps. Yet medicine remained male-dominated and segregated

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Predators Require Some Families to Run Home Like Corporate Manager

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Families with special needs children often assume the role of a┬ámanager in their homes. Performing some of the same duties managers who work corporate jobs except all of their training is on-the-job. Often times they are administrative support, making calls and scheduling appointments. They are also the HR director, hiring and firing doctors, therapists, and caregivers. Then they have … Read more...

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