Healthcare Disparities

Mental Health

Being Courageous About Your Health Inspires Other Hispanics to do the Same

13/05/2020 06:00am | 839 views

When it comes to accessing care more than one-fourth of Hispanic adults don’t have a place where they usually go when they’re sick or need advice about their health.

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Finance & Family

Blacks, Hispanics breathe more pollution than they make

07/04/2019 06:00am | 6414 views

African-Americans and Hispanics breathe in far more deadly air pollution than they are responsible for making, a new study said.

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Health Care Adjusts To A More Diverse America

23/05/2017 06:00am | 5014 views

By Carl Costas, Politico

On any given day at the Salud Clinic, Lucrecia Maas might see 22 patients. They come to the community health center tucked away in an office park here needing cavities filled, prescriptions renewed and babies vaccinated. When they start to speak, it’s rarely in English. Sometimes it’s Hindi. Or Dari. Or Hmong. Or Russian.

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City of Hope is Actively Seeking Diverse Students for its Ph.D. Program in Biological Sciences

22/05/2017 06:00am | 5149 views

What do you want to be when you grow up? What’s your major? Those two common questions shape much of how we see our careers—first as an identity (a doctor, a lawyer, a teacher), then through the practical lens of the path that will get us from school to a good-paying job. 

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Preventive Care

Air Pollution May Raise Risk Of Type 2 Diabetes

19/05/2017 06:00am | 5486 views

By Robert Preidt, HealthDay Reporter

High levels of air pollution may increase some Hispanic children's risk of type 2 diabetes, a new study suggests.

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