Race Health News

Date Posted
Article Title
5/16/2002
Sometimes, a Helping Hand Isn't Enough

Study: Low-income women need financial assistance to reduce stress

5/2/2002
Lupus Death Rate Jumps 35 Percent

Toll hike almost 70 percent among middle-aged black women

4/23/2002
It's Not Black and White With Cancer

Study says other health problems may explain higher death rates among blacks

2/2/2002
Blacks Get Short Shrift With AIDS Care

Study finds whites more likely to take drugs early

9/21/2001
Color Solidifies in Melting Pot

Immigrants tend not to marry other minorities, says study

8/7/2001
Black Women Less Likely To Breast-feed Babies

May be major factor in higher infant death rate, suggests study

7/27/2001
Discrimination Is Depressing

Racism can affect a child's emotional well-being, study finds

7/26/2001
Recognizing Our Own

Study shows more brain activity with faces of same race

6/1/2001
Racial Bias Runs Deep

Students quick to match weapons with black faces

5/2/2001
Is There a 'Race Gene'?

UK police using DNA for racial profiling