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Early clinical trial results on a new Alzheimer’s drug may point to new treatments
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University of Kansas Medical Center announces nearly $27 million NIH grant to accelerate clinical and translational research in the region
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Drinking more dairy milk may improve brain health in older adults, KU Medical Center researchers find
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Black babies in Kansas are more likely to die than white babies, and the pandemic made things worse
Black families run into more barriers in accessing health care before, during and after pregnancy, said Sharla Smith, a professor at the University of Kansas Medical Center who directs the Kansas Birth Equity Network.
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Envisioning racism, and the REPAIR oral history project
Researchers at the University of Kansas Medical Center are partnering with the Black Archives of Mid-America to gather stories of mistreatment of people of color in health care.
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