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No! Black Women Are Not Lazy. We are just SPECIAL!!

For years, the problem had researchers flummoxed — why, in weight loss trials that require participants to diet and exercise, did Black women have consistently less dramatic results than their White counterparts? Now, one group of researchers purports to have the answer: it’s not that Black women aren’t trying; it’s that it’s actually physically more difficult for them to lose weight. ...

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