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RUN MAGGIE RUN!

The NYC Marathon is around the corner and the excitement is palpable. I love this time of year when I run around New York. Watching other runners train with such dedication in hopes of participating in one of the biggest races in the world. My Love Of Running My love of running ignited when I was Read More…


Breast Cancer Blog

CHANNELING MY PINK SIDE! Often teenage girls ponder about their breasts in some capacity after hitting puberty.  I remember as a child thinking are my breasts ever going to grow? Are they too small? Ultimately, I am happy how things turned out in that area.   Women should be aware that breasts are like snowflakes…they all Read More…


Georgetown

Once a Hoya, Always a Hoya I can still remember the first day my parents dropped me off at Georgetown University.  I can recall the anticipation, anxiety and excitement that I felt. As I drove over the Key Bridge in Washington DC. The view of the college on a hill and the Potomac River in Read More…


Rheumatology 101

WHAT IS RHEUMATOLOGY? For those who are not familiar with my specialty, a rheumatologist is an internist. Rheumatologistare are experienced in the diagnosis and treatment of joints, muscles, and bones. Arthritis is a chronic disease that is characterized by acute and chronic inflammation. It can result in joint destruction, impaired mobility, and sometimes permanent disability. Autoimmune diseases, Read More…


THE SUPER POWERS OF WATER

You can also check out this blog on sweatforsmiles.com  How many times have we been told as children and adults how important water is for our health?  A few years ago, former First Lady Michelle Obama and her staff launched a “Drink Up” campaign which helped promote children to drink more water instead of sugary Read More…


CARDIO KICKBOXING

When I moved to NYC thirteen years ago, this workout helped me get in shape. It also helped build my confidence to attack my problems in life head on while having so much fun.  My favorite class is at Equinox in NYC taught by instructor Akin Williams who I have followed for several years. His class Read More…