Arkansas immediately bans abortions after Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade

By BCN Executive Editor Wesley Brown – July 1, 2022 – Following the U.S. Supreme Court’s 5-4 decision on June 24 to overturn Roe v. Wade, Attorney General Leslie Rutledge…

Black Health: Researchers identify the high costs of living with sickle cell disease

Potential curative therapies may help reduce the burden, but are also costly BCN Staff – May 22, 2022 – Americans ages 64 and younger with commercial health insurance who live…

UAMS Researchers find link between racism and vaccine hesitancy among Black Arkansans

BCN Staff – May 3, 2022 – Researchers at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) Office of Community Health & Research in Fayetteville have found that Black Arkansans who reported racial discrimination…