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California bans the sale of menthol cigarettes and other flavored tobacco products; South Dakota extends access to Medicaid.
Patient satisfaction surveys fail to ask whether the patients experienced discrimination or received culturally competent care.
Gilead Sciences, the Morehouse School of Medicine and Xavier University boost HIV care for Black Americans in a COVID-impacted South.
People with HIV experienced “significant pandemic stress,” isolation, stigma and concerns about long COVID, finds a recent survey.
Authors of a new study stress the need to improve access to cancer screenings, especially for minorities and lower-income populations.
A study found that only 43% of clinical trials reported race and ethnicity. The FDA issued guidance to address these inequalities.
Gilead Sciences’ “Zeroing In” program helps 116 grantees boost HIV innovation, education and outreach in marginalized communities.
A new report, “The State of Black America and COVID-19,” brings attention to health inequities, achievements and the work to be done.
COVID-19-related discrimination includes threats against or harassment of people perceived to have the coronavirus.
Black maternal health and equal COVID-19 support are among the Black health priorities of the Biden-Harris administration.
“Over 40% of the vulnerable population in the U.S. lives within 5 miles of a CVS Pharmacy location, so we have a chance to engage them.”
COVID-19 had an “immense impact” on HIV, hepatitis and STI screening, prevention and care.
Data also revealed ethnic and racial disparities in COVID-19 vaccination rates among people diagnosed with HIV in New York state.
COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy dropped more rapidly among African Americans than whites, yet their rates remain slightly lower.
Excess deaths by population were three to four times higher among Black and American Indian men and women.
Although the suicide rate is highest among middle-aged white men, young people of color are emerging as particularly at risk.
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