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Studies point towards a lack of diversity in research trials for asthma inhalers, despite greater risk for minorities

Asthma is a chronic lung disease that inflames the air passageways, narrowing them and causing breathing difficulty. Categorized as one of the major non-communicable diseases worldwide, asthma has been found to disproportionately affect minorities in the United States. Black and Puerto Rican Americans are two to three times more likely to suffer from asthma than…

Medical Injustice

Medical Injustice

Being included without a voice or a choice For the sake of claiming diverse involvement, history has created a reputation that precedes itself when it comes to clinical trials. There has been a strong misrepresentation of the “X” factor populations. So as we migrate to present day issues, the lack of a diverse presence has…