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  1. Grant will support outreach on the importance of race, ethnicity, and language data in health care

    Connecticut Health Foundation awards 20 grants totaling $685,000

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  2. Diabetes diagnoses doubled for Black youth during the pandemic, and more in this week’s roundup

    This week’s Health News Roundup features stories about a new study that shows diabetes diagnoses doubled for Black youth during the pandemic, new survey data about food insecurity in Connecticut, and more.

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  3. How a race-based medical formula is keeping some Black men in prison, and more in this week’s roundup

    This week’s Health News Roundup features stories about a race-based medical formula being used in courts, caution about publicizing health care providers’ demographic data, and more.

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  4. CT had among highest telehealth usage in 2020, and more in this week’s roundup

    This week’s news roundup features stories about CT’s high telehealth usage, challenges pediatricians are facing when it comes to the COVID-19 vaccine for kids, and more.

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  5. Improving equity in cancer screening, and more in this week’s roundup

    This week’s roundup features stories about why we must improve equity in cancer screening and more.

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  6. Pandemic recovery highlights inequities, and more in this week’s roundup

    This week’s Health News Roundup features new data highlighting inequities in Connecticut’s pandemic recovery, a new study about disparities in COVID-19 treatment, and more.

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  7. Study says vaccinations prevent deaths, and more in this week’s roundup

    A new study affirms that COVID-19 vaccines prevent deaths, a Census data issue that may hinder health equity, and more in this week’s roundup.

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  8. A health system goes public with its shortfalls, and more in this week’s roundup

    Children’s Minnesota tackles racial health disparities: ‘What gets measured, gets done’
    Pam Louwagie, Star Tribune, June 8
    At Children’s Minnesota,…

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  9. NEW REPORT: A roadmap for advancing health equity through data

    HARTFORD, Conn. (June 16, 2021) – A new report released by the Connecticut Health Foundation aims to help health care providers, state officials,…

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  10. Blaming Black deaths in policy custody on a genetic trait, and more in this week’s roundup

    How a genetic trait in Black people can give the police cover 
    Michael LaForgia and Jennifer Valentino-DeVries, The New York Times, May 15
    The…

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