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‘Sallie Mae Back’ artist Dee-1 creates a song with a healthy message

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

For hip-hop artist Dee-1, eating healthy hasn’t been easy.

“I’m working all the time in the studio, doing concerts or in meetings, so I’m eating out, getting take-out or going through a drive-thru,” he said. “I’ve had to learn that it’s important to slow down and […]

From math teacher to hip-hop artist, health advocate

By AMERICAN HEART ASSOCIATION NEWS

Before he became hip-hop artist Dee-1, David Augustine was on the school chess team. He played basketball and his favorite subject was math.

“I wasn’t a performer by any means,” he said. “I really didn’t even like being the center of attention.”

He turned to music during […]

January 27th, 2016|Categories: Healthy Living, Heart Disease, multicultural, Stroke|Tags: |3 Comments