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Breaking down racial disparities in diabetes prevalence

Andrey_Popov // Shutterstock Diabetes is a disease about which there are countless myths, misconceptions, and even moral judgments. Widespread cultural beliefs about who develops diabetes—as well as how and why—contribute to stigma and shame around the illness while obscuring its real, and very troubling, social determinants. To many, diabetes—particularly Type 2—is associated with bad decision-making:

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Black Music Month: a salute to the Black church

By Ralph E. Moore JrSpecial to the AFRO Aretha Franklin and Marvin Gaye photo credit: courtesy of Spotify Photo courtesy of Unsplash / Adrien Olichon Aretha Franklin and Marvin Gaye photo credit: courtesy of Spotify Black entertainers may be varied in genre and style, but from Aretha Franklin to Marvin Gaye, many have a shared

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Counties with the highest unemployment in Maryland

By Stacker Unemployment rates, while significantly lower than the alarming pandemic peak of 14.7 percent experienced in April 2020, remain a subject of concern, though experts’ views on a potential recession are mixed. The last economic recession—the Great Recession of 2007-2009—sent rates up to 10% as of October 2009. It was not until the spring

Chicago and Midwest Air Quality Declines as Canada Wildfire Smoke Lingers – The New York Times

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NASCAR great Jimmie Johnson’s in-laws, nephew found shot to death in Oklahoma – KCRA Sacramento

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Former Patriots quarterback Ryan Mallett, 35, drowns at Florida beach – WCVB Boston

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Ukraine war live updates: 4 dead after Russia missiles hit restaurant – USA TODAY

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