2019 Edition — Health Disparities by Race and Ethnicity
California is the most racially diverse state in the country, and addressing health disparities experienced by people of color is critically important. This Almanac report shows that people of color face barriers to accessing health care, often receive suboptimal treatment, and are most likely to experience poor outcomes in the health care system.
Lifting Up Solutions that Support Black Mothers
April 26, 2019
Xenia Shih Bion
Maternal Health, Health Equity
Stories That Caught Our Attention This Week: Amid all the excellent media coverage of the US maternal mortality crisis, something has been missing. "Too much reporting on Black maternal health has been doom and gloom," says one California nursing professor.