Black and Hispanic adults less likely than Whites to receive ‘potentially lifesaving’ bystander CPR during cardiac arrest, study finds

CNN  —  Black and Hispanic adults who go into cardiac arrest in public are less likely to receive CPR from anyone standing by before a medical team arrives, a new…

Health fair provides information for Lexington’s Hispanic community

It provides information from dozens of health care organizations, doctors, and other professionals, specifically to help benefit the city’s Hispanic community LEXINGTON, Ky (WTVQ)- On the same weekend the annual…

In Rural America, Covid Hits Black and Hispanic People Hardest

The coronavirus pandemic walloped rural America last year, precipitating a surge of deaths among white residents as the virus inflamed longstanding health deficits there. But across the small towns and…

Cardiac rehab attendance lower among Asian, Black and Hispanic adults at all income levels, study finds — ScienceDaily

Participation in cardiac rehabilitation is low among Asian, Black and Hispanic adults compared to white adults, with significant disparities by race/ethnicity regardless of income, according to new research published today…

Highest concentrations were found for Hispanic communities — ScienceDaily

A study on metal concentrations in U.S. community water systems (CWS) and patterns of inequalities, researchers at Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health found that metal concentrations were particularly…

Data also show people who are Hispanic or Black half as likely to receive booster than people who are white — ScienceDaily

A nationwide study from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is the first to show that immunity against severe COVID-19 disease begins to wane 4 months after…