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December 12, 2019

Margaret Hicken comments on the long-term health effect of police shootings on black infants

Margaret HickenAn article in The Wired examines the stresses of structural racism affects health disparities among black women and infants, specifically police shootings. “Gun violence, segregation, these things have not traditionally been public health issues. But there’s been a growing call for people to understand that everyday life affects your health,” says Margaret Hicken.