General Health

Addressing Health Inequities

28 March 2013


Medical residents from Barnes-Jewish Hospital are working to reduce health disparities in barbershops and beauty parlors in North St. Louis. These young doctors leave their white coats behind, armed only with a blood pressure cuff and a scale and provide information on everything from nutrition to heart disease to how to stop smoking.
 

 

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