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Stories with subject: Health disparities
  • Minnesota infant deaths reflect racial gap 
    Updated: Apr-30-15 3:29 pm

    ST. PAUL, Minnesota - A new report from Minnesota health officials says babies born to black mothers are more than twice as likely to die in infancy as children born to white mothers, giving the state one of the widest infant mortality gaps in the nation.

  • US Rep. Clyburn keynotes USC lecture on health disparities 
    Updated: Apr-27-15 4:04 am

    COLUMBIA, South Carolina - U.S. Rep. James Clyburn is delivering the keynote address at an annual conference on eliminating gaps in health care among people in South Carolina.