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Vaccine hesitance dropped faster among Black Americans, study finds

Black Americans who were initially hesitant about receiving a COVID-19 vaccine were more likely than whites to warm up to the idea as the pandemic wore on and to view vaccines as necessary for protection, a new study has found.The research highlights the importance of not making assumptions about race-based viewpoints regarding health care, and ...

Leak reveals black children ‘failed’ by mental health services

Exclusive: ‘services are failing black young people and those from minoritised ethnicities’, warns charity Young Minds

UCSF study finds no benefit to guidelines limiting blood pressure drugs for Black patients

Dr. Hunter K. Holt: “Race provides a poor proxy for precision medicine. Our study provides evidence that race-based prescribing is ineffective.”

In Dr. King’s Honor, California Black Health Leaders Call for Urgent Action During COVID-19 Crisis - Los Angeles Sentinel

“Of all the forms of inequality, injustice in health is the most shocking and inhumane.” – Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. African American health leaders joined Covered California to reflect on the life and legacy of civil rights icon Dr.

Black Men’s Heart Health

COLUMBUS, Ohio (WCMH) — In the U.S., African Americans are at a higher risk for heart disease than any other ethnic group. This has led researchers at The Ohio State University Wexner Medical…