How HPV Affects Communities of Color

Human papillomavirus (or HPV) causes several types of cancers, and some communities of color have higher rates of these cancers. HPV vaccine can protect against cancers caused by HPV infection, protecting communities of color from these often devastating cancers. About HPV HPV is a very common and widespread virus. Nearly everyone will be infected in […]

The “Cringe-worthy” Race-Related Descriptors That Offend Are…

  Recently, The New York Times asked it’s readers to submit a small sampling of terms that they consider “cringeworthy”. In response, The Times’ readers outlined their objections to specific labels with comments like these:   The use of the word “race” as a noun or adjective. The human genome has been sequenced and it has been established as […]