Navigation Links
Racism in Medical News

Many Turn Blind Eye to Racism

They're not quick to condemn hurtful comments, study suggests THURSDAY, Jan. 8 (HealthDay News) -- Many people overestimate how strongly they would react to racist acts, a new Canadian study says. Sixty-three percent of study participants at York University, in Toronto, still chos...

Chances of Tackling Racism in Mental Health Care is Still Remote

Mental health services in England and Wales have been accused of being institutionally racist. In this week’s BMJ, two senior doctors say that//, although services are pioneers in moving towards equity, they have some way to go before they meet the challenges of a multi-cultural society. The ...

Koreans in Canada Feel Put Down by Subtle Racism

Racistm does upset those at the receiving end, even if it is all subtle, as in Canada apparently. Social slights and ambiguous remarks that are hard to pin down is more dangerous to mental health than overt discrimination, according to a study of 180 Korean immigrants living in Canada. "We...

Black gay men may be at increased HIV risk

...en. The authors conclude: "The racial disparity in HIV observed for more than a decade will not disappear until the challenges posed by a legacy of racism towards Blacks in the US are addressed." ...

YWCA USA 2009 Hallmark Initiative Awards Presented to YWCA Central Massachusetts and YWCA Niagara

...embership organization dedicated to social service, advocacy, education, leadership development, and racial justice. Its mission is the elimination of racism and empowerment of women. Established in the United States in 1858, the YWCA is the oldest and largest national women's organization, and celebra...

YWCA USA Elects New National Board Officers and Members

...embership organization dedicated to social service, advocacy, education, leadership development, and racial justice. Its mission is the elimination of racism and empowerment of women. Established in the United States in 1858, the YWCA is the oldest and largest national women's organization, and celebrat...

YWCA USA Elects New National Leadership Team

...embership organization dedicated to social service, advocacy, education, leadership development, and racial justice. Its mission is the elimination of racism and empowerment of women. Established in the United States in 1858, the YWCA is the oldest and largest national women's organization, and celebrat...

YWCA USA Elects New National Leadership

...embership organization dedicated to social service, advocacy, education, leadership development, and racial justice. Its mission is the elimination of racism and empowerment of women. Established in the United States in 1858, the YWCA is the oldest and largest national women's organization, and celebrat...

YWCA USA Celebrates Sojourner Truth Memorial in U.S. Capitol

...embership organization dedicated to social service, advocacy, education, leadership development, and racial justice. Its mission is the elimination of racism and empowerment of women. Established in the United States in 1858, the YWCA is the oldest and largest national women's organization, and celebra...

YWCA USA Applauds President Obama's National Call for Volunteer Service

...embership organization dedicated to social service, advocacy, education, leadership development, and racial justice. Its mission is the elimination of racism and empowerment of women. Established in the United States in 1858, the YWCA is the oldest and largest national women's organization, and celebrating ...
Racism in Biological Definition

Culture

...ary of using biological evolution to explain differences between specific cultures -- an approach that either was a form of, or legitimized forms of, racism . They believed biological evolution would produce a most inclusive notion of culture, a concept that anthropologists could apply equally to non-lite...

Eugenics

...ering Genetics Human evolution Liberal eugenics Project Prevention Pioneer Fund Race Racial Hygiene Scientific racism References Elazar Barkan, The retreat of scientific racism: changing concepts of race in Britain and the United States between the world wa...

Evolution

... Some creationists, such as Dr. Kent Hovind , believe that evolution is the basis for Nazism , Communism , Marxism , Mother Earth worship, and racism , and that " dinosaurs were in the Garden of Eden , have always lived with man, were on the ark with Noah, and a few may still be alive today in s...

Sociobiology

..." ( Mankind Quarterly , 1960 ) that argued that " racism " actually exists in most mammalian species, bec...genetic advantages. If these arguments are right, racism might be adaptive. Such theories are bound to dr...nds. The usual political argument is that even if racism were adaptive, that still wouldn't make it ethical...
Other Tags
(Date:8/21/2014)... 21, 2014 The Rottenstein Law Group ... 25 years of experience advocating for plaintiffs with claims ... medical devices, announces the launch of its new website, ... who believe they have been harmed by prescription drugs ... about the severe adverse side effects suffered by women ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Sometimes you have ... , In his new book “From Zero to a Hundred: Finding ... officer, shares his story of surviving a broken family, a childhood ... brings affirmation of who you were created to be,” Roy said. ... which is why I know my purpose today of helping others ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Teen substance abuse is long been a ... rising numbers of young adults falling victim to a drug ... difference in the community, the new Troubled Teens Boca Raton ... seeking to overcome something like teenage alcohol abuse . ... find the best teen recovery facility to focus on achieving ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... 2014 CQIIP, Continuous Quality Immunization ... Disease Control and Prevention and the Department of ... with the immunization standards and are administered in ... Recommendations on Immunizations. , ACC chose to adopt ... in place to protect patients, improve efficiency, and ...
(Date:8/21/2014)... Phoenix, AZ (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 ... Foundation have donated $10,000 to support ovarian cancer research, ... , Cundiff, who is also the kicker for the ... Kicking Cancer Event was matched by Colleen’s Dream Foundation ... Goodheart, MD, an Assistant Professor in the Division of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Rottenstein Law Group LLP Announces Launch of WeHelpWomen.com 2Health News:Zero to a Hundred: True Story of Escaping Death to Meet Life 2Health News:New Helpline Provides Hope for Troubled Teens in Boca Raton 2Health News:ACC Health Raises the Bar Again by Completing the CQIIP Certification Program 2Health News:Drake University’s Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI) and Colleen’s Dream Foundation Donate $10,000 to the University of Iowa’s Holden Cancer Center to Fight Ovarian Cancer 2Health News:Drake University’s Phi Gamma Delta (FIJI) and Colleen’s Dream Foundation Donate $10,000 to the University of Iowa’s Holden Cancer Center to Fight Ovarian Cancer 3
(Date:8/19/2014)... engineers have devised a new implantable tissue scaffold coated ... a few weeks. When applied to bone injuries or ... form new bone that looks and behaves just like ... could offer a dramatic improvement over the current standard ... another part of the patient,s body a painful ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) secondary to in-utero opioid ... withdrawal than others, but the underlying reasons are ... genes are turned on or off) changes have ... Boston University School of Medicine (BUSM) and Boston ... kind study to identify some of these epigenetic ...
(Date:8/19/2014)... of today,s crocodiles colonised the seas during warm phases ... new Anglo-French study which establishes a link between marine ... a period of more than 140 million years. ... the Universit de Lyon, France and formerly from the ... Nature Communications ., Today, crocodiles are ,cold-blooded, animals ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Engineering new bone growth 2Engineering new bone growth 3In-utero methadone, Subutex exposure could alter gene expression, cause severe Neonatal Abstience Syndrome 2Evolution of marine crocodilians constrained by ocean temperatures 2
Other Contents