Together, we can begin the path forward.
Recent events have placed a spotlight on systemic racism in American culture. Increasingly, experts are defining racism as a public health crisis where no one is immune. Cigna is committed to advancing the conversation on systemic racism, and improving the lives in the communities we serve. This process forward will require compassion for self and others.
Resources to Build Understanding
The Effects of Racism on Mental Health: How to Cope, Anxiety & Depression Association of America
Racism and Health, American Public Health Association
Racism and Health, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Talking About Race, The Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History & Culture