12 August 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Healthier LGBT Populations – A Call for Perspective and Patience

Healthier LGBT Populations – A Call for Perspective and Patience is a three-part series  to promote dialogue about the patient’s experience of primary care, emphasizing LGBT populations. The series illustrates hypothetical situations in primary care from patient and provider perspectives. Recommendations and observations from leaders in health care are referenced. While suggestions are made, the […]

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01 March 2013 ~ 0 Comments

Learning from New Madrid’s Healthy & Active Community Project

A profile on a health equity project in Missouri Residents of New Madrid County and Missouri’s Bootheel face many hurdles to good health. Ranking 113 out of 115 counties (plus the City of St. Louis) in its overall health outcomes, one in three New Madrid County residents is obese. And while the rates for adults […]

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