Episode 43

Published on:

13th May 2020

Minority Health, Preventive Medicine, Busting COVID-19 Myths with Dr. Rox

One of the best things you can do for yourself and your family is maintaining your health and well-being. But how do you stay on top of your health when there’s a pandemic going around?

Join me in this episode, as we meet the youngest African-American Osteopathic Physician, Ashley Roxanne Peterson, DO to talk about minority health, preventive medicine, and COVID-19. She is the host of the Real Medicine with Doctor Rox podcast where she talks about topics that no one normally talks about in the field of medicine.

In this conversation, Dr. Rox shares how she graduated high school at 15 and became an Osteopathic Physician at 24. Learn how you can stay resilient as Dr. Rox also shares her struggles and how she overcame it!

Plus, she also talks about the common myths related to coronavirus and how you can stay physically and mentally healthy in the midst of this crisis! 


>> What is Osteopathic medicine all about

>> Dr. Rox journey on how she became a DO at a young age and what got her interested in osteopathic medicine

>> How Dr. Rox graduated high school at 15 years old

>> Dr. Rox’s thoughts on COVID-19

>> Busting common myths about coronavirus

>> Can you get coronavirus twice?

>> The beauty of preventive medicine

>> Resilience and support systems


>> Real Medicine with Doctor Rox Podcast

>> Dr. Ashley Roxanne - personal website 

>> Dr. Rox Social Media 

If you loved this episode, you have to listen to these episodes as well:

>> You Are What You Absorb

>> Remember to Eat Your Veggies!

>> What the Financial Market Holds After the Coronavirus Pandemic


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The Minority Money Podcast is about finance, family, fitness/health, and education and how all of these things affect your overall wealth.

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Emlen Miles-Mattingly

Emlen Miles-Mattingly is the CEO and founder of Gen Next Wealth. He spends much of his waking day striving to bring more value to the table for his clients, with the goal of helping them align their money with their values. Ultimately working with clients to make a lifetime of smart decisions with their resources.
With nearly 19 years of experience in the financial services industry, he decided to leave the large corporations and start his own independent firm. It is his passion to keep the client's best interest in mind when making recommendations. Everyday Emlen wakes up knowing he has an opportunity to learn something new and is excited to share what he has discovered with people in need of it. He has a bachelor’s in business administration and is currently enrolled in coursework to obtain the CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER designation.
Emlen was born and raised in the small town of Madera, CA this is also where the firm is located. He is married to Maricela and they have 4 children Jada, Mia, Emlen II, and Ecella. We have a very active life, we enjoy working out, hiking, craft beer and escaping to the coast whenever possible.