Medical professionals are tackling health care disparities affecting Black men by providing services at barbershops.
Divisions deepen as America waits for the official Supreme Court ruling.
Striking down ‘Roe v. Wade’ will lead to further health inequities.
In a moment of genuine emergency like the pandemic, any improvement in health care access is welcome.
California health care workers feel worn out, denied the staffing and support that would let them do what they do best.
Discovering the root cause of high rates of Black maternal and infant mortality: racism.
The sweetheart deal cut with the largest managed-care organization in California may have some messy implications.
As the California governor heads into re-election mode, we examine his progress (or lack thereof) in several healthcare categories.
Just because medical institutions see another surge coming doesn’t mean they’re equipped to handle it.
The L.A. County Supervisor shares her own experience inside the state’s fractured medical system and the huge stakes in creating a better one.
Michelle Burton of the Social Change Institute talks about structural racism and its effect on generations of vulnerable communities.
The California Immigrant Policy Center’s Sarah Dar makes the case for universal health care.
Venice Family Clinic’s Elizabeth Benson Forer explains how the dramatic growth of her essential facility reflects the breakdown of our health care system.
Forty years into her career, RN Cathy Kennedy believes the poor and people of color will never get fair treatment until we make systemic change.
In a special podcast series, Mark Kreidler talks to experts and advocates about the economic and racial determinants of health in the Golden State.
California’s rural healthcare services face a viral outbreak fueled by falsehoods.
While bleak, the results of the California Health Interview Survey can help determine which residents are most in need of help.
For Kaiser member Victor Gomez, getting help meant going out of network.
Immigrant rights advocate Cynthia Buiza explains Gov. Newsom’s historic plan to help immigrants receive health care.
A new survey of 150,000 Americans finds private health care consistently ranks lower than public options.