• This Is No Country For Old White Men

    26 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    It's always the old white men.
    One of my besties, who is black, took her son to the DMV recently. She's a single mom, and her phone rang: her son's preschool calling about an evaluation she really needed to get going, and she had to take the call. A sweet guy behind her played some kind of hide and seek with her son, barely five, while she talked. Suddenly, she heard a nasty voice yelling, “Hey kid, SHUT UP!” Of course: old white man. Luckily a guy sitting nearby gave him what for on behalf of my friend and her innocent preschooler, but the damage was done.
    Her son crawled in her lap...
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  • Racial disparities exist in management, outcomes of patients with non-STEMI

    Racial disparities exist in management, outcomes of patients with non-STEMI

    26 days ago - By Healio

    During a 15-year period, black patients with non-STEMI had more comorbidities and were less likely to receive guideline-based therapies than their white counterparts, according to a study published in the Journal of the American Heart Association.
    “Despite measures to standardize care, differences have persisted between black and white patients during this time interval,” Sameer Arora, MD, of the division of cardiology at the University of North Carolina School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, and colleagues wrote. “Overall reduction in comorbidity burden and consistent
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  • White Woman Brings 9-Year-Old Black Child To Tears Accusing Him Of Assault

    White Woman Brings 9-Year-Old Black Child To Tears Accusing Him Of Assault

    26 days ago - By Scary Mommy

    The young boy addresses his entire community after being wrongly accused by a white woman on a rampage
    The nine-year-old black boy at the heart of a recent upsetting viral video is speaking out after an adult white woman wrongly accused him of touching her inappropriately in a corner store. His message is a powerful one - he doesn't forgive her.
    And honestly, why should he?
    Young Jeremiah Harvey stood before a crowd in his community with tears streaming down his sweet face. Last week , a woman named Theresa Klein falsely accused Jeremiah of grabbing her “ass” while at a local corner store...
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