Monday, June 26, 2017

Minority Health Month

A growing stack of reports on health-care disparities may explain why a patient with a toothache sat in the parking lot waiting to see a dentist the day that Golden Hill wiggled her brand-new key into the lock at The Community Free Clinic of Newport News Clinic in 2000. The point is Hill was familiar […]

When Terrance Afer-Anderson was diagnosed with prostate cancer in 2010, he could have retreated from the world or crawled into a shell; instead he decided to build a bridge. But Afer-Anderson is one of many in Hampton Roads who has helped to build bridges that connect underserved minority communities to quality healthcare. The point is […]