S4E10: Racism, Our Health, and COVID
Welcome back! A topic we’ve been putting off because it feels daunting, but it’s showing up again and again with Covid and Vaccine distribution... Racism as a social determinant of health. If you are a person of color, your health can be impacted on a personal and institutional level. We discuss: What are social determinants of health and how does racism fit in? Covid cases and deaths in communities of color Our personal experiences with health and race Institutional issues we’ve experienced or heard about related to health and race Wellness and body positivity Social determinants of health Health disparities amongst racial lines Our personal experience with health and race COVID stereotypes black community experiences Thank you for listening to the show. It is such an honor and joy to have these conversations with you. They are necessary and needed and we are here to do the work. For access to ALL the resources mentioned, sign up for the “resource roundup” at sagebhobbs.com/nc-podcast. The (short & awesome) newsletter will also keep you in the loop on the latest episodes, and other opportunities. Let’s connect: Like what you hear? Please subscribe to Naked Conversations on Apple Podcasts. Or Stitcher. Or Google Play. Or any of the following – Overcast, Blubbry, TuneIn Radio, Player.fm. For (much appreciated) gold stars: Leave a rating + review! Just a few short words will help more folks find the show and be a part of this conversation. Thank you! Also, please send a DM on Instagram to @sagebhobbs to let us know what you love about the show, what topics you’d like to hear covered, or your dream interviewee.