Health Disparities - Diverse Health

Guidelines: Half of U.S. Adults Have High Blood Pressure

by MARILYNN MARCHIONE | November 15, 2017
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — New medical guidelines lower the threshold for high blood pressure, ad [...] Read more

Rural Health Day Focuses on Gaps

by John Vogel | November 13, 2017
Rural America has its strengths and weaknesses. Both will be showcased during National Rural He [...] Read more
Democrats Question Administration on ‘Jane Doe’ Case

Democrats Question Administration on ‘Jane Doe’ Case

by Kimberly Leonard | November 13, 2017
Democratic senators admonished the Trump administration Friday for blocking a teenage girl who [...] Read more
AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Veterans’ Health Care

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on Veterans’ Health Care

by CALVIN WOODWARD And HOPE YEN | November 13, 2017
WASHINGTON — Veterans Day prompted President Donald Trump and his administration to take stoc [...] Read more
CEO Steps Down in W.Va. Pain Pill Case

CEO Steps Down in W.Va. Pain Pill Case

by Eric Eyre | November 08, 2017
Drug giant Cardinal Health’s CEO is stepping down amid pressure from investors and a flurry o [...] Read more
University Launches $5 B Campaign for Health

University Launches $5 B Campaign for Health

by Jennifer O'Brien | November 08, 2017
UC San Francisco on Friday launched one of the largest fundraising efforts ever set by a U.S. u [...] Read more

Survey: Medicaid Expansion Changed Mix of Patients

by Meg Bryant | November 08, 2017
Among all physicians, the average share of Medicaid patients was 16.9% in 2016, up from 15.9% f [...] Read more

NIH Funds Study on Alzheimer’s Prevention and Diet

by Albert Einstein College of Medicine | November 08, 2017
November 6, 2017—(BRONX, NY)—The National Institutes of Health has awarded Albert Einstein [...] Read more