health disparities

American Medical Association Releases Anti-Racist Plan For Itself And Medical Profession

The organization is pledging to help create more equity.
05/12/2021

Study Suggests Attending an HBCU Could Be Better For Your Health

Research shows Black alumni may have lower health risks.
11/11/2020

Study Finds Black Women Must Work Harder to Lose Weight

Black women also have a lower metabolic resting rate.
12/30/2013

Black Pastors Give Praise to Obamacare

Faith leaders to help increase Black health-care enrollment.
10/23/2013

9 Out Of 10 Blacks With High Blood Pressure Will Suffer Early Heart Disease

The finding will help doctors diagnose heart issues earlier.
06/13/2012

Maya Angelou to Open Women's Health and Wellness Center

The center will offer clinical and preventative programs.
05/17/2012

Black Physicians to Recruit Blacks for Medical School

Numbers are increasing, but more are still needed.
01/26/2012

California Lawmakers Probe Racial Health Disparities

Legislators address high chronic disease rates among Blacks.
01/23/2012