How does mistrust serve as a barrier for Colorectal Cancer screening amongst African-American men? This article from the UNC Gillings School of Public Health helps explain. #publichealth #healthequity #healthdisparities
The world of Diabetes research and disparities continues to evolve. The ADA speaks more on these changes. #healthequity #healthdisparities #diabetesdisparities
Despite advances in healthcare, health disparities in the United States continue to grow. #healthdisparities #healthequity #healthcare https://www.theatlantic.com/…/america-has-the-thir…/529158/…
Take care of your skin this summer while out in the sun! The NIH has shared some helpful tips to keep yourself and others healthy.
Be kind to your skin. Too much sun is not fun! Follow these tips to protect your skin from the harmful effects of sunlight. More from National Cancer Institute:
Health Equity Research Opportunity (HERO) Fellowship Program was designed by a working group consisting of representatives from Maya Angelou Center for Health Equity, Wake Forest School of Medicine and the surrounding Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs) such as North Carolina Agriculture and Technical State University, Johnson C. Smith, Winston-Salem State University, North Carolina Central University, and Livingstone College. The overall goal of the HERO fe...llowship is to provide underrepresented junior faculty with the experience and skills that will ignite their research pursuits focused on health disparities. Because these institutions have an emphasis on teaching some of our brightest and innovative students, the goal is to further inspire teaching faculty to encourage their students to pursue a career in research focused on health disparities. (http://www.wakehealth.edu/…/HERO---Health-Equity-Research-O…).