Health Disparities

Recent Articles

Jan 18, 2017

Experts explain the early successes of telemedicine and the work that must be done to encourage its expanded use in clinical practice.

Jan 03, 2017

A pediatrician identified increasing levels of lead in children after a change in the water supply and advocates for change in a way others cannot.

Dec 21, 2016

HPV vaccination coverage is stubbornly low. A study indicates a change in how the vaccine is recommended to patients’ parents can improve its initiation.

Dec 16, 2016

These articles will help patients understand dietary guidelines, health disparities, the AMA’s gun-violence policy, and state laws on tobacco purchases.

Dec 15, 2016

A public health researcher who found ways to measure racism says it helps account for persistent black-white gaps in life expectancy and care access.