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Racism, stress, and your health

(TriceEdneyWire.com)— – It’s amazing how many people become uncomfortable as soon as the word racism comes up. As writer Nadra Kareem Nittle concisely sums it up: “Say the word ‘racism’ and many people might imagine someone in a white hood.…

Beat the heat — drink water

(TriceEdneyWire.com) — There’s a lot to do when the weather is right in the summertime. Unfortunately, too much fun in the sun can be dangerous. Excessive heat exposure can cause dehydration, which in turn can cause dangerous conditions like heat…

Environmental racism persists

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(TriceEdneyWire.com) — Environmental racism is the disproportionate impact of environmental hazards on people of color. The lead poisoning of children in Flint is only the latest example of environmental racism in the U.S. Unfortunately, Flint’s water scandal is a symptom…

Kanye, mental illness, and the rest of us

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The erratic and confusing (although sometimes amusing) antics of Kanye continue to dominate the entertainment industry. However, recent developments have started to cast a cloud over how amused or concerned people are about Kanye West and his mental health. Truth…