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health disparities

October 24, 2019

In the effort to reduce disparities in breast cancer outcomes, homeless women are still being left behind.

breastfeeding-coalition
July 30, 2019

With drop-in support groups and a service-learning program, the Vital Village Network seeks to support breastfeeding and create economic opportunity.

housing-assistance-cancer-disparities
June 17, 2019

An analysis of federal data found no link between housing assistance and cancer screening rates, highlighting the importance of other barriers to care.

diversity and representation in healthcare
April 9, 2019

The Health Equity Symposium from Boston Medical Center serves as a call to look inward as a profession at equity, racism, and representation.

Doctor delivers a pelvic exam to a genderqueer patient
April 4, 2019

Nearly 4% of people in the U.S. are LGBTQ+, but new research shows that internal medicine residents are severely underequipped to care for them. An online module may be an effective stopgap.