News tagged with health care disparities

U.S. leads in income-based health care inequalities

(HealthDay)—The United States has larger income-related differences in perceptions of health and health care than other middle- and high-income countries, according to a report published in the June issue of Health Affairs.

Jun 09, 2017
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Racism as a public health threat

Black History Month came and went all too quickly—while it gave our nation a spotlight for the accomplishments and contributions of the black community, it also reminded us to reflect and focus on the threats facing African-Americans ...

Mar 15, 2017
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Caring for transgender patients

When transgender individuals seek medical care, confusion on the part of medical professionals may be the first reaction a trans patient receives.

Jun 30, 2016
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