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Black patients have worse safety outcomes than White patients at the same hospital, study finds

Dive Brief: Black patients are more likely to experience an adverse safety event than their White counterparts at the same hospital, according to new data from the Urban Institute. Researchers analyzed 11 patient safety indicators and found in six of those, Black adult patients experienced significantly worse patient safety outcomes than White patients of the… Read More »

Junk food diet worse for male brains

Homer Simpson and noncartoon men who have similar food tastes may have a new health concern to worry about … at least if they have brains like mice. In a study in Cell Reports, researchers showed that when mice of both sexes were fed high-fat junk food diets, male brains became more susceptible to inflammatory… Read More »