Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Study: Hawaii’s Doctor Shortage Worsening

Study: Hawaii’s Doctor Shortage Worsening

by Associated Press | October 02, 2017
HONOLULU — Hawaii’s doctor shortage is worsening, except on the island of Kauai, a Univ [...] Read more

1 Million People Wanted for Ground-Breaking Study

by Lauran Neergaard | September 27, 2017
WASHINGTON — U.S. researchers are getting ready to recruit more than 1 million people for an [...] Read more

Summit Aims to Boost Black Infant Survival Odds

by LAURA YEUN | September 25, 2017
ST. PAUL — Even after 15 years, Ruth Richardson still remembers a prenatal visit to the docto [...] Read more
Tribe Moves to Dismiss Drug Patent Case

Tribe Moves to Dismiss Drug Patent Case

| September 25, 2017
A Native American tribe holding patents for drugmaker Allergan Plc on Friday moved to dismiss a [...] Read more
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