Saving Hearts and Lives in the African-American Community
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Saving Hearts and Lives in the African-American Community

By Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) Our heart is the engine that keeps…

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PRESS ROOM: Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH,  to Become President and CEO of Ascension Healthcare
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PRESS ROOM: Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH, to Become President and CEO of Ascension Healthcare

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE ST. LOUIS — Ascension announced that Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH, will become Executive…

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Despite Progress, Colorectal Cancer Claims Thousands of Black Lives
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Despite Progress, Colorectal Cancer Claims Thousands of Black Lives

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) Few diseases cause as much pain and…

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This Is Why Increasing Diversity in Healthcare is Essential for the Black Community
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This Is Why Increasing Diversity in Healthcare is Essential for the Black Community

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA Newswire Guest Columnist) Diversity is good for communities, companies and…

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Taking a Closer Look at Black Mental Health
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Taking a Closer Look at Black Mental Health

By Patricia Maryland, Dr.PH (NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist) Good physical and mental health help…

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Community Health Centers: Fulfilling the Promise of the ACA, Eliminating Black Health Disparities
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Community Health Centers: Fulfilling the Promise of the ACA, Eliminating Black Health Disparities

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist) One hundred one years ago, Booker…

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The Flint Water Crisis Has the Power to Bring Out the Best in Americans
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The Flint Water Crisis Has the Power to Bring Out the Best in Americans

By Dr. Patricia Maryland (NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist) Our nation continues to marshal support…

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Diversity among Doctors Drives Trust in Health Care
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Diversity among Doctors Drives Trust in Health Care

By Patricia Maryland NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist Black History Month gives us the opportunity…

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African-Americans and the ACA: Much Accomplished, More to Do
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African-Americans and the ACA: Much Accomplished, More to Do

By Pat Maryland NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist The passage of the Affordable Care Act…

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For Communities of Color, the Fight against Diabetes is Far from Over
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For Communities of Color, the Fight against Diabetes is Far from Over

Patricia Maryland NNPA News Wire Guest Columnist Recently, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention…

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