Racism increases health problems and disease leading to health disparities, higher incidents of debilitation, and premature death.
A HEALTHY SISTERHOOD IS AN EMPOWERED SISTERHOOD Being Black is a risk factor
Health disparities are real, impacting individuals, families, and our communities. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) describes health disparities as “preventable differences in the burden of disease,
Let’s imagine daily self-care when we talk about self-care. What’s the difference? When we think about self-care, we often think about taking a break from work or going on vacation. What if I told you self-care can be more than that? Let’s focus on daily self-care.
Daily self-care is the art of taking care of yourself to restore or boost your well-being.
Statute of limitations for child sexual abuse has been changing in many U.S. states. For exampe, the Maryland Child Victims Act of 2023 is a law that repealed the statute of limitations on filing civil lawsuits for child sex abuse.
This means that those who were abused decades ago can pursue justice regardless of how many years have passed.
Rates of substance abuse and depression in the U.S. are measured by the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH) every year. According to the 2021 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), we all suffered A LOT from the COVID pandemic and this suffering is showing up in higher rates of drug use and depression.