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Drinking tonight? Here’s how much alcohol is too much – and how to avoid holiday binging

One seemingly unsolvable puzzle during the holidays is cracking the code for the right amount of alcohol to consume. And by right amount, drinking fans and aficionados, we mean the healthy amount. The Center for Disease Control and Prevention recommends adult men have two drinks or less per day and adult women one drink or …

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InvestiDate: A Video Game Empowering Black Teens to Prioritize Their Health

amien is knowledgeable about sexually transmitted infections (STIs), open to serious conversations about sex, has questionable taste in music, and won’t stop talking about his ex. Is this someone you might want to date? This is the type of question aimed at the players of InvestiDate, a video game designed through peer-reviewed studies and the …

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I’m a Public Health Expert and I Had Concerns About Vaccines, Too. Here’s Why I Trust Them.

Dr. Ijeoma Opara is an assistant professor at Yale School of Public Health and the director of the Substance Abuse and Sexual Health Lab, which focuses on substance use and HIV prevention research for Black and Hispanic adolescents. She received a PhD in family science and human development from Montclair State University, a master’s degree in social …

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