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Black premature babies face racial disparities in healthcare, study says

Adobe Stock Images Black preemies face higher chances that they will receive poor prenatal care than white, Asian-American and Hispanic babies, and this is partially due to the quality of their parents’ healthcare as well as segregation, according to a JAMA Pediatrics study released last week. The study looked at black newborn babies born prematurely… Read More »

UK is 'breaking UN rules' by not giving free NHS healthcare to undocumented migrant children

The UK is ‘breaking UN convention on children’s rights’ by not giving free NHS healthcare to undocumented migrant infants, claim experts A group of experts warned the NHS’s charging for care is risking child health One of the professionals involved in the work is from Public Health England Article 24 of the UN’s Convention on… Read More »