Minority Populations - Diverse Health

Review Highlights Challenges in Providing Healthcare Services to LGBTIQ Community

by Dechen Tshomo | November 26, 2018
Sexually diverse people face greater challenges and there is a need to have more representative [...] Read more
Activists Talk ‘Race, Racism, and Mental Health’ at Harvard Law School

Activists Talk ‘Race, Racism, and Mental Health’ at Harvard Law School

by Ellen M. Burstein and Luke A. Williams | November 19, 2018
Community organizers from the Boston area and across the United States convened this weekend fo [...] Read more

Texas A&M Health Science Center Launches New Rural Health Study

by Bill Oliver | November 14, 2018
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas (BCBSTX) and Texas A&M University Health Science Cente [...] Read more

Obesity Prevention Among Low-Income, Diverse Preschool-Aged Children and Parents

by Medical Press | November 13, 2018
Childhood obesity is a serious health problem and disproportionately affects children of lower [...] Read more
Low income explains poorer survival after a heart attack more than race, study finds

Low income explains poorer survival after a heart attack more than race, study finds

by Elizabeth Cooney, | November 05, 2018
The deep divide between the health of black and white Americans has a long and painful history, [...] Read more

What HHP has Taught us About Mental Health in the Black Community

by GroundUp | November 05, 2018
The death of hip-hop icon HHP (Hip Hop Pantsula), is a lesson for the black community to start [...] Read more
Trump Administration’s Redefining Gender Law Could Affect Transgender People’s Health

Trump Administration’s Redefining Gender Law Could Affect Transgender People’s Health

by Anthony Rivas | October 29, 2018
The accelerated timeline to transition came after Hooker heard reports that the Trump administr [...] Read more
Green Card Holders Worry About Health Care Under Trump’s New Plan

Green Card Holders Worry About Health Care Under Trump’s New Plan

by Catherine Ho | October 29, 2018
Laura Plasencia, who works at an Oakland medical clinic helping mostly low-income patients enro [...] Read more