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Health Hero: Encouraging Better Health From the Pulpit

Recently, the Kansas City Star recently gave props to local advocates Jannette Berkley-Patton, a psychology professor, and Rev. Eric Williams. The two received a three-year, $850,000 federal research grant to use Black religious institutions to promote exercise and healthier eating in hopes to lessen racial health disparities in Kansas City. Let the church say “Amen!”

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