Audra Kurek, a Community Health Worker at NHA, discusses how mental health issues affect communities of color. Together, we can address the stigma associated with asking for mental health help and improve health outcomes.
For Minority Health Month, we asked Neighborhood Health Association providers to weigh in on the common cancers affecting men. Today, NHA’s Chief Medical Officer, John Uche, MD, helps us break down the statistics, risk factors, and important screenings for lung cancer.
For week 3 of Minority Health Month, Neighborhood Health Association had our Community Health Workers (CHWs) examine the racial disparities of common diseases affecting all Americans. Today, we are focusing on obesity rates of patients in the Latino and African American communities.