Work by Geronimus, Hicken, Keene, and Bound cited in piece on how current politics may impact stress at population level

Work by Geronimus, Hicken, Keene, and Bound cited in piece on how current politics may impact stress at population level

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"Four ways to stay mentally fit if you’re struggling with the political climate" - The Conversation. 2/13/2017.

Recent political changes are causing emotional pain for some people, says this opinion piece. And demographics plays a role is which groups are feeling the most stress. Pointing to work by Arline Geronimus, Margaret Hicken, Danya Keene, and John Bound on race-based allostatic load differentials, the author makes 4 suggestions to "lighten allostatic load and mitigate negative stress outcomes."

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