Monday, October 22, 2018

Tag: dark history of medical research

5 Unethical Experiments That Used Black People...

For centuries, Black people have been used as guinea pigs to further scientific and medical research. The Tuskegee Syphilis Study is still one of the...

Hormone Therapy for Prostate Cancer Poses Fatal...

There is a saying that one size doesn’t fit all. And apparently this holds true for medical treatments for prostate cancer.  Hormone therapy to...

Legacy of Medical Racism Haunts Small Alabama...

Several news outlets are reporting that America’s history of medical racism is responsible for a tuberculosis outbreak in a small Southern town. According to ThinkProgress,...

Implicit Bias on the Deathbed: Study Shows...

A new study points to racial discrimination in the health profession, this time by doctors against dying Black patients. This is yet more evidence...

Racial Disparities in Healthcare: Study Finds Doctors...

The health disparities between people of color and whites are well documented, with Blacks having a higher risk for a multitude of diseases, including...

Study Finds That Blacks Live Longer Than...

A fascinating study was just released that could change the way you view Black people, genetics and health. A study in the journal, Circulation,...

Racism Is Hurting Black Children: Medical Study...

  Racism can kill you, and a new medical study proves that racial discrimination is causing Black children extreme pain in the ER. A study from...

5 Unethical Medical Experiments That Used Black...

Tuskegee Syphilis Study The Tuskegee Syphilis Study is still recognized today as one of the most notorious cases of prolonged and knowing violation of human...