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National Minority Health Month

Minority Health Month Puts a Focus on Health Disparities

Bruce Caswell | Posted 06.30.2015 | Healthy Living
Bruce Caswell

Best practices, conversations and community engagement activities must continue to improve and adjust to the changing dynamics of an increasingly diverse population.

Minority Health Month: Making Progress on Health Disparities

Sylvia Mathews Burwell | Posted 06.13.2015 | Politics
Sylvia Mathews Burwell

Racial and ethnic disparities in healthcare are complex and there is no one silver bullet. That's why we will continue to work in every area of our healthcare system to find and eliminate racial and ethnic barriers to good health.

Taking Action for Health Equity Through Preparedness and Response

Nicole Lurie, M.D., M.S.P.H. | Posted 05.26.2015 | Politics
Nicole Lurie, M.D., M.S.P.H.

It takes a community working together to prepare for, respond to and recover effectively from the destructive forces of nature and other emergencies. Minority Health Month reminds us how important health equity is -- not just for minority communities but for our health and strength as a nation.

A Movement for National Minority Health Month

Kathy Ko Chin | Posted 06.27.2012 | Impact
Kathy Ko Chin

Communities of color need a multi-disciplinary approach to achieving health equity and eliminating barriers to care, which is why we support the Health Equity and Accountability Act of 2012.

INFOGRAPHIC: What To Eat To Ward Off Cancer

Posted 04.26.2012 | Black Voices

If you truly are what you eat, then here's your chance to be a living, walking cancer combatant, according to experts at the University of Texas MD An...