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Black premature babies face racial disparities in healthcare, study says

Adobe Stock Images Black preemies face higher chances that they will receive poor prenatal care than white, Asian-American and Hispanic babies, and this is partially due to the quality of their parents’ healthcare as well as segregation, according to a JAMA Pediatrics study released last week. The study looked at black newborn babies born prematurely… Read More »

It’s time to change the face of lung cancer

“Please don’t tell my family,” Mary (identifying information changed) immediately asked me after I disclosed the results of her lymph node biopsy and diagnosis of metastatic non-small cell lung cancer. At the time, I was a first-year oncology fellow. Initially, I thought it was a normal reaction (an example of my lack of experience). I… Read More »

How your phone might be causing spots to break out on your face – and what you should do about it

They’re something many people have to deal with each day – spots. Whether you’re suffering with acne or have just had a bad break out, it can be extremely frustrating to see your face covered in red blemishes. You can try everything, from face washes to masks and creams, but they might not stop the… Read More »