Sunday, February 16, 2020

Tag: Medical racism

EMS Workers, Paramedics Are Less Likely to...

EMS workers may be undermining the care of Black patients. In a most recent example of racism and unconscious bias in the health profession,...

Are Black People Giving ADHD Enough Attention?

Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder can create emotional, social, and educational problems for children with the disorder. ADHD often leaves African-American parents of affected children...

Could a Drop in Medical Racism Account...

The racial life expectancy gap is narrowing. Whites in the United States have historically lived longer than Blacks, and that remains the case today....

Can a ‘Bias Workshop’ Help Remedy Racism...

If you’re Black and in need of medical care, you’re more likely than whites to receive subpar treatment from health care workers. That’s because...

100 Years After the Great Migration, Racism...

It has been roughly a century since the Great Migration first began and the life expectancy for the millions of Black families that migrated...