Health Matters

OUR
HEALTH MATTERS

WE REFUSE

Explore these topics to learn why they matter to Black women’s health.

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AFFORDABLE
HEALTH CARE

To go into debt paying for health care.

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BREAST
CANCER

To let
cancer win.

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DIABETES
(TYPE 2)

To let preventable illnesses claim one more generation.

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EMOTIONAL/
MENTAL HEALTH

To act like we’re okay when we’re not.

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HEART
DISEASE

To die from diseases
we can prevent.

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HIV/
AIDS

To risk our lives
by not protecting ourselves.

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REPRODUCTIVE/
MATERNAL HEALTH

To be anxious about motherhood and menopause.