Racism and Tobacco/Alcohol Use

  Experiences of discrimination are associated with tobacco and alcohol use, and work is a common setting where individuals experience racial/ethnic discrimination. Few studies have evaluated the association between workplace discrimination and these behaviors, and none have described associations across race/ethnicity. Discrimination was more common among black non-Hispanic (21%), Hispanic (12%), and other race respondents…

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Being Black = Higher Chance to Get a Heart Disease?

  “Hey, Frank, be sure to give me this report tomorrow!” “Are you busy now, Clara? Can you please help me to pick up my daughter after work?” “Alex is promoting again. Why this good thing never happens to me?”   “Kill me, Please…”   You must have encountered these kinds of situations at work….

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