Science for the simple-minded.
Tag Archives: Race and Health
Where You Live in Atlanta Affects Life Expectancy, Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Docs said he was a bad candidate for transplant but were shouted down as “racists.”
Medi-Cal Rolls Could Swell Under Obama’s Deportation Relief Plan, Los Angeles Times
66 percent of amnestied illegals would be eligible to apply.
CDC: Black HIV Cases Twice Whites; Lack of Condom Use Blamed, Washington Examiner
Percentage of gay blacks who admit to not using condoms has increased.
Shows on ebola and nature preservation featured only whites.
Andean population is particularly good at ridding the body of arsenic.
Illegal Aliens Unhappy with Shortage of Bilingual Doctors, American Thinker
They’re “flummoxed or alienated by the medical system.”
Americans have the right to know their genetic profiles.
Once Hispanics starved. Now they’re fat.
This was the “black death” in Europe.
It will include gene sequencing for a million volunteers.
Altered gait could cause joint problems.
Insecticide-treated nets are poisoning fish.
Carriers have an 80 percent chance of heart failure after age 45.
This may allow researchers to develop treatments tailored to blacks.
Race differences in obesity and hypertension.
Even still, ObamaCare is shrinking race gaps in health insurance coverage.
A fourth of the gene variants were never previously identified.
Hispanics want to cover illegals.
Employers won’t have to pay a penalty for not insuring amnestied illegals.
They will get work permits, too.
It costs $30,000 a day to treat Ebola.
Africa’s Village Healers Complicate Ebola Fight, Wall Street Journal
Their businesses depend on superstitious rumors.
Fast Food Targeting Black Kids in US, Yahoo! News
Also allegedly targeting rural and middle-income areas.
Report: 42 Percent of New Medicaid Signups Are Immigrants, Their Children, Washington Examiner
25 percent of immigrants and their children are on Medicaid.
He calls the “cellphone number for the ancestors” to cure Ebola.
Bad medicine in government-run “sterilization camp.”
Immigrants bring the disease from south of the border.
US might still medevac sick health workers to other countries.
Judicial Watch has also heard of this plan.
Doctor in New York City Is Sick with Ebola, New York Times
He caught the virus in Guinea while working for Doctors Without Borders.
Gene variants in Inuits that help digest fats also lead to hypoglycemia.
Those with two copies of the variant are 80 percent less likely to get breast cancer.
She may have Ebola.
It is not airborne, but it is “droplet-borne.”
Africans are more sensible than the CDC.
Black nurse with Ebola violated rules when she flew to Ohio.
Ebola Hits U.S. Amid Charges of Racism, Worker's World
Liberian who died from Ebola in Texas hospital got inadequate treatment because of “racism.”
Estimated mortality rate is raised from 50 percent to 70 percent.
If the virus spreads, Hispanics may flee to the US to seek treatment.
It’s the first case transmitted in the United States.
Hispanics Want Obamacare for Illegal Immigrant ‘Dreamers’, Washington Times
There are now 600,000 of them.
Curious logic from a man of science.
The Ominous Math of the Ebola Epidemic Share, Washington Post
“The number of Ebola cases . . . has been doubling about every three weeks.”
Polio-like Illness Claims Fifth Life in U.S., Sharyl Attkisson
It might come from Central American children.
HHS Secretary: There May Be Other Cases of Ebola in the U.S., Washington Examiner
Most of the responsibility for screening is in the country of departure.
His family is still under quarantine.
“Trying to do that is racist. Let’s us be frank about it.”
. . . so long as there is travel between Europe and West Africa.