“Racism is a serious public health threat that directly affects the well-being of millions of Americans. As a result, it affects the health of our entire nation,” stated CDC Director Rochelle P. Walensky. Along with this declaration, the CDC committed to accelerating the Agency’s work to address racism as a public health issue, including unveiling a new website “Racism and Health” that will serve as a hub for all efforts. This initiative is part of the Biden Administration’s overall goal of reducing national health disparities. For more resources on the subject, click on the links below.

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