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What 1 Million U.S. Covid Deaths Mean

The Covid-19 pandemic is unequivocally the largest mass casualty event in U.S. history. That fact gained more credence when the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported that the
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Why Russell Wilson is the Furthest Thing From ‘Square’

There is a compelling argument for why more people should be in happy marriages. Research suggests that people in one live longer, are less stressed, have more satisfying sex, and
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It’s Not a Game: IPV is Destroying Black Women

This article is part of an ongoing series called “For Our Sisters,” where we examine critical health and wellness issues that impact Women, especially Black Women. Trigger Warning: The following
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What this Athlete’s Story Could Mean for Brian Flores

This is a Black Men’s Health Column. In the modern world, ‘Davids’ rarely triumph over ‘Goliaths’.  Still, I was heartened when former Miami Dolphins head coach Brian Flores filed a
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31 Inspiring Quotes From Black Women for Women’s History Month

Listen to Black women. It saves lives and democracies. That’s precisely why we have highlighted some memorable quotes from Black women to mark the start of Women’s History Month.   Brothers,
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Randal Pinkett on ‘The Apprentice’ and Success

Randal Pinkett is a renaissance man. He played one on TV as the Season 4 star of Donald Trump’s “The Apprentice.”  In Pinkett, audiences were treated to something rarely seen
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10 Life and Wellness Quotes from Martin Luther King, Jr.

Martin Luther King Jr.: 10 quotes on Health and Wellness
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How a Positive Covid-19 Test Altered My Life

When you think you’re about to die, your failures invariably come into focus, like unmet goals and lost connections. What looms largest, however, is all that you are about to

Athletes, Mental Health and a Missed Opportunity

I almost regret writing this. I am attacking a black man who recently unleashed his own ill-advised barrage against another black man who is doing the right thing. The cliché goes that two wrongs don’t make a right. Yet, it feels right to call out this national sports figure over an issue that impacts us all, particularly black men.
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The Pandemic May Have Fueled This Disturbing Trend

Thanks to numerous studies, we are beginning to understand the manifold effects of the Coronavirus pandemic. What we’ve learned from this life-altering scourge is that it has deepened economic inequality, irrevocably altered how we work, fueled a surge in gun violence, and helped ignite a mental health crisis, among other impacts.  
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