Los Angeles Midwives Aim to End Racial Disparities at Birth
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Los Angeles Midwives Aim to End Racial Disparities at Birth

Liana Aghajanian, AL JAZEERA AMERICA     CLAREMONT, Calif. (Al Jazeera America) — Ask Debbie Allen,…

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A Racial Gap in Kidney Transplants Closes But Work Remains
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A Racial Gap in Kidney Transplants Closes But Work Remains

LINDSEY TANNER, AP Medical Writer CHICAGO (AP) — A racial gap in kidney transplants appears…

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A Racial Gap in Kidney Transplants Closes But Work Remains
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A Racial Gap in Kidney Transplants Closes But Work Remains

Lindsey Tanner, ASSOCIATED PRESS   CHICAGO (AP) — A racial gap in kidney transplants appears…

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Subtle Racism Damages Health
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Subtle Racism Damages Health

By Jazelle Hunt NNPA Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – “My office says my name, Rachel,…

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Health Disparities: A Function of Assets, Access and Attitudes
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Health Disparities: A Function of Assets, Access and Attitudes

by Julianne Malveaux NNPA Columnist Last week, I attended a “think tank” conversation with leaders…

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Black Diabetes Deaths Double That of Whites
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Black Diabetes Deaths Double That of Whites

by Rebecca Nuttall Special to the NNPA from The New Pittsburgh Courier DEAN LARRY DAVIS,…

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