Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Addressing Indian Health Disparities: Q&A

Addressing Indian Health Disparities: Q&A

by Beth Blevins | September 11, 2017
Donald Warne, MD, MPH, is the chair of the Department of Public Health at North Dakota State Un [...] Read more

Organ Donors Save Lives in Indian Country

by Tanya H. Lee | September 05, 2017
More than 1,100 American Indians and Alaska Natives are waiting for someone to donate the organ [...] Read more
Women in Military Face Health Risks

Women in Military Face Health Risks

by Michael Abramowitz | August 30, 2017
As more women join the military in ever-expanding roles, it’s important for health care provi [...] Read more
Transgender Teens at High Risk of Substance Abuse

Transgender Teens at High Risk of Substance Abuse

by KIMBERLY TRUONG | August 30, 2017
A new study from Chapman University has found that transgender teenagers are twice as likely as [...] Read more
Disease Kills Hundreds of N.M. Residents

Disease Kills Hundreds of N.M. Residents

by David Carl | August 14, 2017
Cerebral cavernous malformation is a genetic disease where blood cells clump together, weakenin [...] Read more
Obesity Rates for Indian Children Level Off

Obesity Rates for Indian Children Level Off

by Tanya H. Lee | August 09, 2017
The rates of obese and overweight American Indian and Alaska Native children were relatively st [...] Read more
Oregon Covers Undocumented Children — If It Can Reach Them

Oregon Covers Undocumented Children — If It Can Reach Them

by Dana Haynes | August 09, 2017
Starting this summer, thousands of children in Washington County became eligible for health car [...] Read more

Black Americans Get Less Sleep, More Health Problems

by William Thornton | August 07, 2017
Black Americans get almost one hour less of sleep a night than white Americans, according to a [...] Read more