Restrictions on international physicians entering the United States are limited, but the vague language of the travel ban remains concerning.
Some cutaneous diseases happen more frequently in patients of color. They also present differently than in white patients or are misunderstood.
Few clinics provide free specialized medical services to the poor, but putting the right infrastructure in place could change that.
Addressing health’s social determinants means confronting the reality that a patient’s health is not treated exclusively within an office setting.
The intersection of gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, race, ethnicity and class can determine patients’ health and well-being, experts say.