Food disparities

What's in a Name?

What's in a Name?

Contributor:  Dania Baraka

If you are a frequent reader of the Food Disparities blog here at MedEq, you most likely have realized a consistent pattern in our posts and our outside endeavors: “How do we tackle the ‘food desert’ that is Detroit?” I put ‘food desert’ in quotations because it seems that there has been talks about the validity of food deserts. Are they overhyped? Do they even exist...

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...