Health Disparities

Health Disparities Investigation #2: The Flint Water Crisis

Health Disparities Investigation #2: The Flint Water Crisis

Contributor: Mohammed Turfe.

In the wake of one of our country's worst public health crises, the American people have lent out a helping hand to aid those who have been robbed of a basic necessity of life: clean drinking water. The water being consumed by Flint's citizens is 19 times more corrosive than what it was before. What was first an innocent move to switch Flint's water supply to save a quick buck has turned into a fiasco that is deteriorating the health of Flint residents...

Health Disparities Investigation 1: Single Motherhood

Health Disparities Investigation 1: Single Motherhood

Contributor: Mohammed Turfe

In today's post I'll be talking about a quandary that is prevalent on a global, national, and community level. One that ties together a plethora of health disparities such as education, food disparities, health care and being entitled to the basic necessities of life. This issue is none other than single motherhood...