Tag Archive | sickle cell advocacy

Why is SCD Not Recognized as a CDC Health Disparity Topic?

In its 2011 “Health Disparities and Inequalities Report,” the Centers for Disease Control states, “In recent decades, the nation has made substantial progress in improving U.S. residents’ health and reducing health disparities, yet health disparities by race and ethnicity, income and education, disability status, and other social characteristics still exist.” In its own words, this […]