Friday, February 21, 2020

Tag: Tuskegee Experiment

Connecticut Restaurant Removes ‘Tuskegee Experiment’ Off Drink...

Westport, Connecticut customers slammed a local restaurant after listing a "Tuskegee Experiment" on their drink menu. A patron by the name of Eric Armour took...

African-Americans, Vaccines and a History of Suspicion

A good parent is not sure what to believe. On one side, doctors tell us vaccinations are safe and necessary for our children. They’ve...

In an Effort to Increase Black Participation...

How can doctors and scientists perform clinical trials in an effective manner, while excluding African-Americans from the process?  The answer is they cannot. The fact...

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,...

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...

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...

#NeverForget Means We Should Never Forget All...

On this anniversary of the 911 terrorist attacks, America must never forget what took place that day--the cycle of violence in today’s world, the...

Black Girls Smile Creator Fighting to Dispel...

It doesn’t take much research to discover that, despite being one of the main demographics targeted by mental illness, it’s still largely taboo in...

It’s Shocking to See the Type of...

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