Health Disparities - Diverse Health

R.I. Foundation Offers $28 M for Work on Disparities

by G. Wayne Miller | March 27, 2018
The Rhode Island Foundation is offering $2.8 million in grants to nonprofit organizations to [...] Read more

2-Year-Old Has Rare ‘Vanishing Bone’ Disease

by WTVA News | March 27, 2018
An Ottawa County boy is battling a disease so rare, less than 300 cases have been reported in t [...] Read more

Restricting Calories May Offer Benefits for Elderly

by Cell Press | March 27, 2018
One of the first studies to explore the effects of calorie restriction on humans showed that cu [...] Read more

Report: Disparities Closing Because Whites Are Sicker

by Arleen F. Brown and George A. Mensah | March 21, 2018
Although racial disparities in cardiovascular health still exist, the divide between blacks and [...] Read more

New Heart Protocol Reduces Gender Disparities

by ANI News | March 14, 2018
A four-step protocol for the most severe type of heart attack, if followed, not only can improv [...] Read more

Couples Sue Over Damage to Eggs at Fertility Clinic

by Associated Press | March 14, 2018
CLEVELAND — Two fertility clinics across the country from each other experienced equipment fa [...] Read more
CDC Unsure of Why a Lung Disease Kills Dentists

CDC Unsure of Why a Lung Disease Kills Dentists

by Cleve R. Wootson Jr. | March 12, 2018
Seven of the patients were dead, and two more were dying of a rare chronic, progressive lung di [...] Read more
Investigator Finds Flaws in HIV tests at VA Center

Investigator Finds Flaws in HIV tests at VA Center

by Daniel Chang, Associated Press | March 12, 2018
MIAMI — At least eight military veterans who were tested for HIV at the Miami VA Medical Cent [...] Read more