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What we learned from John Singleton: Why Black men need to get serious about their health

Getty Images When the news broke in April that filmmaker John Singleton had died from a stroke, at only 51 years old, fans and colleagues were shocked by the untimely and completely unexpected loss. In the wake of this tragedy, we’ve since found out that a number of other celebrated Black men are dying from… Read More »

Loneliness Can Teach You About You

—To a certain extent, loneliness can be helpful to us. We tend to associate loneliness with solitude and sadness. But, when we are lonely, although we can feel sad, it’s a time to reflect on the things that we want. You’re feeling lonely for a reason. Human beings are social animals. We crave interactions and… Read More »

The Executive Director Of The International Arts & Minds Lab Has Big Feelings About Arts as Medicine

Susan Magsamen believes that the arts are just as vital to our overall health and wellbeing as medicine is—and when they’re combined with interdisciplinary, collaborative approaches to problem solving, they will help save the world. Magsamen in China N/A In a career spanning more than three decades, Magsamen has made significant contributions to fields as… Read More »