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The Benefits of Black Seed Oil

Black seed oil comes from the black cumin plant. The oil is packed with antioxidants and is also rich in many minerals and EFA’s. While this little seed can be used as a spice or condiment, when pressed into an oil, the health benefits are extensive! Watch and learn as Dr. Jeremy Wolf explains the benefits of black seed oil and how to choose the best oil for you! Learn More about black seed oil here: Find us on Instagram, Facebook, and our Blog! About LuckyVitamin: For those leading active, healthful lives, LuckyVitamin is the inspirational and supportive source for products and knowledge dedicated to helping everyone on their journey towards happy wellness. Visit LuckyVitamin.com to learn about healthy living and shop thousands of health and wellness products at great prices.

OSH EXPO Africa 2014

The fourth OSH EXPO Africa exhibition was held at Gallagher Convention Centre from 13 to 15 May 2014 and attracted a host of industry professionals seeking solutions to their occupational health and safety (OHS) issues. The exhibition provided visitors with the perfect opportunity to engage with OHS industry specialists and to share information and knowledge critical to the success of any sustainable OHS programme.

Africa Health 2016 – Rauserv

Africa Health is the continent’s largest healthcare exhibition and is a leading platform for the industry to meet, learn and do business. The 2017 exhibition takes place from 7-9 June 2017 at the Gallagher Centre, Johannesburg, and will attract more than 9,000 healthcare professionals and host 540 of the world’s leading healthcare suppliers, manufacturers and service providers. For more information visit

Food and Faith Responses to the COVID-19 Crisis

For more on this event, visit: For more on the Berkley Center, visit: July 8, 2020 | Hunger is a widespread and urgent reality in places where COVID-19 lockdowns and economic downturns affect the many whose livelihoods are precarious. Religious communities and organizations have long focused on food security, from agricultural production (especially by smallholders) to distribution and nutrition. They also serve those who are hungry with food banks and other programs. This webinar will set the immediate crisis against the backdrop of continuing efforts, including those supported by faith institutions, to assure food security and to develop smallholder agriculture. Has the agenda shifted with the COVID crisis, and if so, how? What are the major gaps that have contributed to the COVID-19 emergency in relation to food security? What are priority actions moving forward? What can be said about lessons from religious engagement on this topic during the COVID-19 emergency? This event will feature Rev. Nicta Lubaale, whose career has focused on action programs and reforms that enable smallholder farmers to achieve what has …

Roberta Dankyi: The Will to Make a Difference

Michigan State University nursing student Roberta Dankyi wants to be part of transforming health care in her native Africa. A MasterCard Scholar from Ghana, Dankyi already has created women’s health programs designed to educate medically underserved women, work that will help her make a difference when she returns to Ghana. See more at Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Beyond Tuskegee: Black Distrust In The Vaccine And Healthcare System Runs Deep | NBC News NOW

A Kaiser Health analysis found white Americans are being vaccinated at double the rate of Black Americans in some states, thanks to barriers to access and a systemic failure to address some well-earned hesitancy and mistrust around vaccines in the black community. NBC News Now Correspondent Priscilla Thompson dives into the complicated history. » Subscribe to NBC News: » Watch more NBC video: NBC News Digital is a collection of innovative and powerful news brands that deliver compelling, diverse and engaging news stories. NBC News Digital features NBCNews.com, MSNBC.com, TODAY.com, Nightly News, Meet the Press, Dateline, and the existing apps and digital extensions of these respective properties. We deliver the best in breaking news, live video coverage, original journalism and segments from your favorite NBC News Shows. Connect with NBC News Online! NBC News App: Breaking News Alerts: Visit NBCNews.Com: Find NBC News on Facebook: Follow NBC News on Twitter: Follow NBC News on Instagram: #HealthcareSystem #Vaccine #NBCNews Beyond Tuskegee: Black Distrust In The Vaccine And Healthcare System Runs Deep | NBC News NOW

Wesgro Webinar | The Future of Africa Regional Integration – Post COVID-19

Wesgro’s Head of Africa Trade, Michael Gamwo, along with the Secretary-General African Continental Free Trade Area (AfCFTA), Wamkele Mene; Executive Director of the Trade Law Centre (tralac), Trudi Hartzenberg; and CEO of VDC Consulting, Frans van der Kolff; discuss ‘The Future of Africa Regional Integration Post COVID-19’. Discussions include: – Update on the AfCFTA and it coming into effect – COVID-19 impact on ongoing regional integration efforts, especially the AfCFTA, SADC & SACU – Benefits of SADC & SACU for local exporters on a practical level – Perceived challenges & solutions for a successful Africa regional integration

Health and Business Tips For Covid-19 pandemic for African Women Entrepreneurs

Listen to Health and Business coping tips for Covid-19 from African Women Entrepreneurs. AWEC (African Women Entrepreneurship Co-operative) is a program for African Women Entrepreneurs and provides annual programmes in business administration including management, marketing and business finance. The 1st cohort of ladies who are also members of the AWEC Alumnae Network put together clips with advice for ways to manage different conditions during this pandemic: Mental Health, Pregnancy, Supporting Children, Managing conditions like Diabetes and High blood pressure; Managing your Emotional Health and Impacting positively with your business. Video Link – Dr Sylvia Kama-Kieghe (Founder of AskAwayHealth) is a cohort 1 alumnus of the AWEC program – read more about AWEC and its programs here – New videos published from AskAwayHealth weekly. More health-related material on our website: www.askawayhealth.org. Follow Askawayhealth on: Twitter: Facebook: Instagram: Disclaimer – any information provided on our platforms is not meant to replace treatment by a competent medical professional who has detailed knowledge of your medical background. We provide evidence-based health care information meant to guide you to seek …