GirlTrek Hosts #WeAreHarriet: A National Conversation On Self-Care March 10 – 12, 2016

 

GirlTrek #WeAreHarriet

 “This is a new freedom movement – freedom from disease and depression holding us back from our healthiest, most fulfilled lives.”  – T. Morgan Dixon, Co-Founder, GirlTrek

Black women are dying younger and at higher rates than any other group in America; 4 out of 5 black women are over a healthy body weight; and 1 in 2 Black girls born in 2000 will likely get diabetes unless diet or levels of activity change. Chronic stress is a leading contributor to poor health among Black women.

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