What is Public Health?

I eat, sleep, and breathe public health.  Yet, the question I am most frequently asked is what is public health? The definition of public health according to the American Public Health Association is "Public health promotes and protects the health of people and the communities where they live, learn, work and play."  However, this definition in my …

Don’t Forget to Thank Your Momma… & 10 Other Things to Remember When Moving Far Away

So its been about two months since I made the giant leap across the country.  This past weekend, my mom came out to visit me and I was able to take some time away from the books and work to finally relax! In reflecting on my time I've had out in Boston so far, I've …