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…

Black Health: Most African Americans don’t trust social media on COVID-19 vaccine information, survey says

BCN Staff – April 24, 2022 – A recent nationwide questionnaire reveals that most African American adults believe that social media is the No. 1 source of misinformation about COVID-19…

Black Health: UAMS to offer COVID-19 booster shot to patients with weak immune systems

BCN Staff – Aug. 16, 2021 — The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences on Monday began offering COVID-19 booster shots after the Biden administration reversed its policy for a…