Metastatic Breast Cancer: Raise Your Voice
Metastatic breast cancer is a complex diagnosis. Women of color have unique challenges. Learn how and when to speak up to get the care you need.
Breast Cancer and Best Practices: Factors That May Affect Care
Learn how medical mistrust and other health conditions may impact the standard of care for women of color with metastatic breast cancer.
Family History and Your Heart Failure Risk
Do you have a family history of heart failure? Asking the right questions when heart failure runs in your family will help you learn your own risk.
Equal Access to Heart Failure Treatment for All
Treatments for heart failure can ease your symptoms and help you live longer. But Black and Hispanic people with the disease may not have equal access.
Including More People of Color in Heart Failure Research
Heart failure clinical trials aren't diverse enough. What researchers, the government, and you can do to make these studies more inclusive.
How to combat our addiction to ultra-processed eating The Standard American Diet (SAD) is packed with ultra-processed foods. These sugary, salty, and fatty food products make up more than half of the …

Heart Failure Risk: Where You Live, What You Look Like, and Where You Come From

Heart failure hits Black and Hispanic communities hardest. Here’s why -- and the changes that can help.

Some lawmakers call for review of decades-old law that governs hospital authorities like Atrium Health

By Michelle Crouch Three North Carolina legislators said they are interested in revisiting the state law that gives special privileges to hospital authorities such as Atrium Health, noting that …

Southern lawmakers rethink long-standing opposition to Medicaid expansion

By Daniel Chang and Andy Miller KFF Health News As a part-time customer service representative, Jolene Dybas earns less than $15,000 a year, which is below the federal poverty level and too low …

N.C. doctor who broke racial barriers left a lasting legacy

By Jaymie Baxley  An unassuming brick building in the shadow of Raleigh’s ever-rising skyline was once home to a trailblazing doctor who made North Carolina history several times over. Dr. …
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