Nicole Halenkamp, Brigham Debry, Kaya James, Gabriella Herrera, Grace Makassa – Black Americans and the Impact of COVID-19

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Faculty mentor: Nora Wood

Black Americans are being heavily affected to the new Coronavirus 2019 disease. Due to many being in low income areas, many Black Americans cannot have a healthy diet which lead them to be more overweight and being over weight has many heath issues. Many things are making them susceptible, but racism and discrimination is the biggest problem of all. Stress causes the body to have a lower immune system, which will make them more susceptible to Coronavirus 2019.

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Questions or comments? Contact us at:
Nicole: nicole.halenkamp@gmail.com
Brigham Debry: brigham.debry@gmail.com, Kaya James: kayapapaya02@gmail.com,
Gabriella Herrera: gherrera9301@gmail.com, Grace Makassa: esthr.makassa@gmail.com

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