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Moving primary care online and cancelling key services such as organ transplants is likely to have an outsized effect on BAME communities. COVID-19 could disproportionately affect BAME people’s health, even if they don’t catch the virus.
Enslaved people’s health was ignored from the country’s beginning, laying the groundwork for today’s health disparities.4 min read
The health care inequities suffered by Black Americans today began centuries ago. An understanding of the inequities of the past is an imperative. Only then can we begin to dismantle structural racism.
If the UK loses the highly skilled and experienced migrant workers who currently prop up the care sector, a major crisis could emerge.
Staff shortages and lack of training are placing healthcare workers in danger.
A legal expert assesses whether failing to provide adequate PPE is a breach of human rights during the coronavirus pandemic.
More often than not, governments decide what ‘the best available evidence’ is. Policies are often based on knowledge that is cherry picked for political reasons.
The Lady with the Lamp also did some of her most important work from home.