Author: Akilah Wise

Akilah Wise is a public health researcher and journalist who covers topics in public health, medicine, and inequity in the U.S.

Co-published with Fast Company. Francesca followed in her mother Damita’s footsteps, climbing the ladder in corporate roles, but when Damita got a new lease on life, her bravery inspired Francesca to make a drastic change, too.

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