Health Diversity and Inclusion

Access to quality healthcare is not equal in the US, leading to major health disparities, or different outcomes in health between groups of people. Disparities can be the result of race, ethnicity, gender, sexual identity, age, disability, social standing, and more factors outside of an individual's control. Here's a better understanding of why diversity and inclusion are paramount to everyone's health and wellness.

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These 7 Black Women Are the Unsung Heroes of the COVID Pandemic

In the health care and medical spaces critical to curbing COVID-19, seven Black women are playing both offense and defense against a crisis—stabilizing the same ground on which they blaze new trails.

5 Black Women on Why It’s Essential to Prioritize Mental Health During Black History Month—And How They Do It

It's meant to uplift and celebrate the Black community, but Black History Month can also trigger racial trauma. Here's how Black women in particular can protect their minds, bodies, and souls right now.

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