“It is a misunderstanding to state that asymptomatic transmission globally is very rare” – the WHO has had to clarify its statements.
We cannot remain silent on the systematic racism that has allowed targeted advertising to deliberately push millions of black families into toxic lifestyles burdened with excess chronic disease. The lost decades of livelihood and health are insufferable and unacceptable. Black Lives Matter, and Black Health Matters, for us all.
In this difficult time for us all, I want to share a short poem by the 13th century Persian poet Sa’adi. His poem is universal and timeless. While our modern times have been relentlessly challenging, we may take comfort knowing that past societies have faced similar struggles.
You may have heard olive oil is “good for you”, but how can we practically use that information, particularly when we’re trying harder than ever to stay healthy during COVID-19?