World Health Day
World Health Day: Your Check-Up Checklist
By Grace Bastidas | 04/07/2011 - 17:15

You may say salud when you’re clinking wine glasses, but have you taken the necessary steps to make sure you’re in good health? Well, today is World Health Day, so no time like the present! We talked to Gigi El-Bayoumi, associate professor of medicine at George Washington University Medical Center about the most crucial check-ups women ages 20 to 40 need to get and she stressed the importance of looking at your current health status.


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World Health Day
By Dorkys Ramos | 04/07/2009 - 15:00

We’d all like to rest easy knowing that if an emergency were to rip through our city, there would be a safe place to turn to for help. But what if you couldn’t get the help you need because the systems designed to protect you were a hot mess? Or what if the hospitals around you were all stretched beyond their capacity?


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