Racism Is Hurting Black Children: Medical Study Finds Doctors Less Likely to Give Painkillers to Black Children Than Whites – Atlanta Blackstar

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  Racism can kill you, and a new medical study proves that racial discrimination is causing Black children extreme pain in the ER. A study from JAMA Pediatrics that examined the pain management of children in hospital emergency departments found that Black and Latino children being treated for acute appendicitis, a painful inflammation of the …

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