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Tag: black doctors near me

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08 December

  Disparities in the Healthcare System In 1985, there was a landmark investigation that was named the Malone-Heckler Report. In this report, the US Health and Human Services Secretary did a study on the quality of healthcare received by black participants and healthcare received by white participants. The report showed that black individuals had received […]

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22 November

  Asking questions is an essential part of communicating with your doctor during your doctor’s visit. Provider’s bias does exist in the black community and asking questions and being proactive about your health is essential so you can avoid this. If you don’t ask the right questions, your doctor may jump to the conclusion that […]

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18 November

  Our health is far too easy to let slip by the wayside. Often, it’s a sudden scare that makes us think about our health in a way nothing else can. While most illnesses and symptoms can be cured with extra water and rest, some are more serious and require urgent care from a qualified […]

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