Is suffering from ‘itis’ real or a myth?

November 29, 2013   // 0 Comments

by Dr. Tyeese Gaines Short for the less palatable term “ni**eritis,” the term is used in both the United States and Caribbean to describe the routine of becoming sleepy after eating a large meal. “The itis” is jokingly said to affect blacks more than any other group. The term also implies that the person who has “the itis” is lazy, and often too fatigued to return to work after their mid-day mea...

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