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New column to tackle COVID, health issues

LOS ANGELES – A new medical column called “Rx Report” debuts in the Wave this week designed to tackle questions about COVID-19 and other community health and wellness issues, officials announced this week. Written by veteran journalist Marie Lemelle, the column will publish interviews with leading medical and wellness experts who will answer pressing questions Read More…

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Rx REPORT: Doctor talks quarantine, cravings and feeding windows

Editor’s Note: Rx Report is a weekly Q&A column tackling questions about COVID-19 and other community health and wellness issues. This week we’re talking with Dr. Ian K. Smith, well-known TV personality and best-selling author. The coronavirus pandemic changed the way people eat, exercise, and make decisions. When COVID-19 hit, people hoarded food, toilet paper Read More…

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Washington webinar addresses COVID-19 and blacks

By Marie Y. Lemelle Contributing Writer LOS ANGELES — A group of experts in the fields of health, caregiving, financial security and entrepreneurship gathered for a webinar in Washington, D.C., April 14 called to help the black community navigate through the era of the coronavirus. AARP, the nation’s largest nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to empowering Read More…