Laura Johnson, SDBNA, Contributing Writer San Diego Black Nurses Associations, Inc. (SDBNA) had their 3rd Annual Health and Wellness Expo on Saturday, August 27th. The site of this year’s event was San Diego Community College District Educational Cultural Complex (ECC) on Ocean View Blvd. in Southeastern San Diego. The SDBNA Planning Committee headed by 1st Vice President, Dr. Barbara West, spent the greater part of the past year making contacts, negotiating and organizing with various healthcare related vendors and secured the participation of sixty seven (67) committed individuals and organizations. The goals......
The Neighborhood House Association-Friendship Club members are at the half-way point of their 6 week Diabetes Empowerment Education Program. They are learning strategies to control their blood sugar, eat well, exercise, recognize signs of high and low blood sugar. The training includes study of human body, explanation of risk factors and types of diabetes as well as how diabetes is diagnosed....