Minorities Receive Worse Health Care By Being Shipped to Bad Hospitals
It’s not a secret that African-Americans and Latinos receive the worst health care in the U.S. But a new study says this isn’t because we live in areas with poorer care. In fact, we are more likely to live closer to a quality hospital, yet we are more likely to be taken to a less quality hospital further away, reported the Pittsburg Gazette.
(Photo: Miami-Dade Fire Rescue via Getty Images)
June 27 Is National HIV Testing Day
The Danger Behind Butt Injections
Major Slim Downs: Stars Who Underwent Weight Loss Surgery
Mother's Day Yoga With Faith Hunter
Nine Ways to Mentally Cope With Racial Injustice
Running a 5K: What You Need to Know
Health Rewind: 1,000 People Sent to Hospital Over Fake Weed
Speaking Out: The Health Causes That Celebs Support
Medical Racism: What You Need to Know
Health Rewind: Darren Sharper May Have His Penis Monitored
Did Johns Hopkins Infect Study Participants With STDs?
Lessons From the Red Carpet: How Celebs Stay Healthy
The 411 on Young People and HIV/AIDS
The Todd Family: When Carbon Monoxide Kills
That Ain’t True: 8 Myths About Autism
That Ain’t True! Debunking 8 STD Myths
Processed Foods and What You Need to Know
Health Rewind: Is Evolution Behind Why We Like Big Butts?
Obamacare Turns Five
Health Rewind: Do #BlackLivesMatter in the Doctor’s Office?
The 411 on HIV/AIDS and Black Women
What Black Women Living With HIV Want You to Know About AIDS
What You Need To Know About Kidney Health
Health Rewind: Dating Violence Affects 1 in 4 Girls
Remembering Islan Nettles
Dating Diaries: 10 Signs of a Healthy Relationship
Health Rewind: PrEP Found to Reduce HIV Transmission
Teen Dating Violence: What You Need to Know
Okla. Bill Could Make Engaged Couples Get Tested for STDs
The 411 on Surviving the Extreme Cold
Health Rewind: Is it Hard For Blacks to Talk About Sex?
The 411 on Blacks and Heart Health
The 411 on Measles
Seven Ways Your Smartphone Addiction Is Ruining Your Health
Health Rewind: 9.5 Million Have Enrolled in Obamacare
Five Workout Tips for Naturalistas
© 2015 BET Interactive, LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of Black Entertainment Television LLC. All rights reserved.