Blog - Diverse Health



The truth about Medicare for all

by MATT MACKOWIAK | December 10, 2018
Like a cheap sweater that can be pulled apart by tugging at a thread, Obamacare is in tatters. [...] Read more

OPINION: Strict Attendance Policies, Deadlines Negatively Affect Students’ Health

by Rebecca Vrbas | December 05, 2018
Have you gotten your flu shot yet? If you haven’t, it’s not too late. Influenza can be a de [...] Read more

COMMUNITY VOICES: Let’s address children’s mental health

by Gabriela Lizarraga and Nora Pacheco | December 04, 2018
When our children are sick, we take them to the doctor; when they have a toothache, we take the [...] Read more

Racial Disparities in Healthcare Treatment

by Kaila Mundell-Hill | November 28, 2018
When I heard about the death of Kim Porter, I was shocked. Porter passed away at only 43 years [...] Read more

The new cholesterol guidelines: What you Need to Know

by Deepak Bhatt, MD, MPH | November 26, 2018
The new cholesterol guidelines from the American College of Cardiology and American Heart Assoc [...] Read more

Is the Language of Digital Technology Killing us and our Ability to Communicate?

by Tanya Leake | November 19, 2018
I have always been a lover of language, in all of its various forms. A voracious reader since t [...] Read more

Opinion: Free or Reduced-Cost Health Insurance for a Limited Time Only

by Joel C. Cantor | November 14, 2018
It may be tough to get much closer to universal health coverage in New Jersey, but targeted out [...] Read more

Why I Became a Mental-Health First-Aider at my Research Institute

by James Turner | November 13, 2018
The Francis Crick Institute in London now has around 40 accredited mental-health first aiders. [...] Read more