Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Report: Minority Women Undertreated for Perinatal Depression

by Traci Pedersen | April 02, 2018
In a new position paper, researchers at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and Nort [...] Read more

Researchers Double Effort to Enroll Women in Breast-Disease Study

by Katti Gray | April 02, 2018
Leaders of a landmark study aimed at heightening the focus on family medical history and geneti [...] Read more

Learning Native Traditions Helps Soldiers Transition

by Cecily Hilleary and Phil Dierking | March 28, 2018
Michael Carroll served 18 months in Iraq for the United States Army. After coming home in 2004, [...] Read more

Analysis Reveals Why Asthma Inhalers Fail Minority Children

by Nicholas Weiler | March 27, 2018
The largest-ever whole-genome sequencing study of drug response in minority children has reveal [...] Read more

Interior Secretary Tells Tribal Leaders He Will Fight Opioids

by Anita Snow, Associated Press | March 21, 2018
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — U.S. Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke has told tribal leaders in the Phoenix [...] Read more

Veganism on the Rise Among African-Americans

by Robin Scher | March 14, 2018
Food is a key part of any culture. Take the USA: Could there be a more potent symbol of all thi [...] Read more

Geneticist Unravels Race and Health Risks

by Dave Roos | February 28, 2018
You’ve probably seen the statistics: African-Americans experience significantly higher risks [...] Read more
Indian Health Services Nominee Withdraws

Indian Health Services Nominee Withdraws

by Veronica Stracqualursi | February 26, 2018
Trump administration’s nominee Robert Weaver withdrew his name Wednesday from considerati [...] Read more