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More Black Women Want to Be a Part of Medical Research

Despite mistrust between African-Americans and the medical system, a new study found Black women do want to take part in clinical research and trials. Researchers surveyed members of the Links Inc., a Black women’s organization, and found that one-third of women were “extremely willing” to take part in medical research and that 13 percent were “extremely willing” to take part in a clinical trial, writes Diverse Education  

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