Caitlin White is the digital editor of HealthCity at Boston Medical Center.
May 13, 2021
Low-income patients are more likely to see quality sleep as a luxury, not a health concern. Providers must intervene with education, diagnosing, and treatment.
May 11, 2021
New research shows that there are racial disparities in wait times for non-emergent emergency room visits.
May 4, 2021
About 10-30% of patients who've had COVID-19 feel effects months later. Treating long-term COVID symptoms means reimaging our healthcare systems, particularly for vulnerable communities.
April 29, 2021
In a webinar hosted by the Roxbury Presbyterian Church, epidemiologist Cassandra Pierre, MD, MPH, addressed a common COVID-19 vaccine question.
March 23, 2021
Global health expert and infectious disease doctor Davidson Hamer, MD, looks back at what we've learned in a year and how it can inform healthcare strategies moving forward.
February 22, 2021
BMC's new, innovative program was conceived in the context of the COVID-19 pandemic, but it could help comprehensive care access going forward.
February 18, 2021
Five new COVID-19 vaccination sites have opened in neighborhoods disproportionately impacted by the pandemic.
February 11, 2021
BMC created a medical unit to provide homeless, COVID-positive patients who were not sick enough to need hospitalization a location to recuperate.
February 8, 2021
Treatment and harm reduction approaches for opioid use disorder have failed to effectively meet the needs of people of color, experts say.