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NFL Has Been Slow to Embrace Mental Health Support for Players

By Mark Kreidler, Word in Black When Buffalo Bills safety Damar Hamlin suffered cardiac arrest and collapsed on the field in the middle of the...

How ‘Early’ Is too Early to Discuss Mental Health With Children?

By Aziah Siid, Word in Black  From getting the kids out the door in the morning to volunteering at their school and reviewing homework, parents...

How Hustle Culture Impacts Black Health

By Laura Onyeneho, Houston Defender, Word in Black  Hustle culture has been an essential part of being Black in America. It’s hard not to normalize...

Here’s Why Depression in Black Women Might Be Overlooked by Doctors

By Alexa Spencer, Word in Black  Exposure to racism and other stressors increase the risk for depression in Black folks and other people of color....

Mental Wellness Tips for the New Year

By Dr. Denise Hooks-Anderson, St. Louis American, Word in Back  January is Mental Health Month, and at the beginning of the year most people spend...