Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Helix Bridges Disconnect Between Health Care and Diversity

by Bonnie Wong | February 26, 2018
If it wasn’t for a personal experience with his healthcare provider, Nolan Pokpongkiat mightâ [...] Read more

Texas Women Fight to Lower Maternal Mortality

by Courtney Friedman | February 22, 2018
SAN ANTONIO – There is a long list of causes that lead to maternal mortality, women dying [...] Read more

Black Barbershops Health Promote Heart Health

by KAREEM A. SIMPSON | February 14, 2018
Health, specifically cardiovascular health, continues to quietly impact lives in the Black comm [...] Read more
Nebraska Tribe Relocating Clinic, Offices

Nebraska Tribe Relocating Clinic, Offices

by Associated Press | February 12, 2018
OMAHA, Neb. — The Ponca Tribe of Nebraska is planning to move its health clinic and administr [...] Read more

Researchers Measure Metal Exposure in Native Americans

by Rick Nathanson | February 07, 2018
ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — Researchers hope to measure the effects of mixed metals and uranium waste [...] Read more
Medical School Expands Diversity Efforts

Medical School Expands Diversity Efforts

by Lauren Peller | February 01, 2018
More than four years into a drive to diversify the medical school, officials say they are enrol [...] Read more

Opioid Crisis Hits Native American, Rural Women Hardest

by Megan Hadley | January 29, 2018
Native American females and women in rural communities suffer the highest risk of deaths from o [...] Read more
Black Children Face Higher Death Risk After Surgery

Black Children Face Higher Death Risk After Surgery

by Le Bonheur Children's Hospital and The University of Tennessee Health Science Center | January 22, 2018
Memphis, Tenn. – A recent study, Race, Preoperative Risk Factors, and Death After Surgery [...] Read more