MISS KEMI

This is a blog about discovering myself, and reminding myself to be me. I welcome anyone willing to join this crazy ride, and I assure you I will be sending love and blessings along your way! Peace!!!!
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serenepoetry:

The blacker the berry the sweeter the juice. I say the darker the flesh then the deeper the roots

serenepoetry:

The blacker the berry the sweeter the juice. I say the darker the flesh then the deeper the roots

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Movie & Screenwriting Podcasts

fenway03:

This list includes some of my fav movie & screenwriting podcasts. (Right-click on the podcast name to copy the link and add it to iTunes.) Got any additional recommendations?

On the Page: Screenwriting – Hosted by Pilar Alessandra, this weekly podcast is all about the craft…

black-boys:

Omari Dixon by Joseph Sinclair | Ada & Nik S/S 15

black-boys:

Omari Dixon by Joseph Sinclair | Ada & Nik S/S 15

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10 Traits that Lead to Success

onlinecounsellingcollege:

1. Independence

2. Self-confidence

3. Persistence

4. Creative thinking

5. Being thick skinned

6. Knowing who you are and what you want from life

7. Setting clear goals – and going after them

8. Staying focused

9. Optimism

10. Passion and a zest for life.

medresearch:

Blood Transfusions May Cut Risk of ‘Silent’ Stroke in Kids With Sickle Cell
Monthly blood transfusions may lower the chances of “silent” strokes in some children with sickle cell anemia, a new clinical trial indicates.
The study, reported in the Aug. 21 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, found that in children with a previous silent stroke, monthly blood transfusions cut the rate of future strokes by more than half.
The researchers said their findings support screening children with sickle cell for evidence of silent stroke — something that is not routinely done now.
"Prior to this, there was no treatment, so the argument was, ‘Why screen?’" explained Dr. James Casella, vice chair of the clinical trial and director of pediatric hematology at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore. “Now we have a treatment to offer.”
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medresearch:

Blood Transfusions May Cut Risk of ‘Silent’ Stroke in Kids With Sickle Cell

Monthly blood transfusions may lower the chances of “silent” strokes in some children with sickle cell anemia, a new clinical trial indicates.

The study, reported in the Aug. 21 issue of the New England Journal of Medicine, found that in children with a previous silent stroke, monthly blood transfusions cut the rate of future strokes by more than half.

The researchers said their findings support screening children with sickle cell for evidence of silent stroke — something that is not routinely done now.

"Prior to this, there was no treatment, so the argument was, ‘Why screen?’" explained Dr. James Casella, vice chair of the clinical trial and director of pediatric hematology at Johns Hopkins Children’s Center in Baltimore. “Now we have a treatment to offer.”

Read more

37thstate:

Stunning! Model/Tv personality Zainab Balogun for CLAN Classics Lookbook. Photography: Lakin Ogunbanwo

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