A SPECIAL DAY TOMORROW – 12TH SEPTEMBER 2020.


Medical textbooks are biased to diagnose white people


BY MARK WILSON4 MINUTE READ Malone Mukwende was in his first day of medical school when he noticed something odd. As he learned about diseases of the body, all of the diagnostics were grounded in white skin. Red bumps from rashes. Blue lips from oxygen deprivation. Such colors are masked by melanin, meaning these diagnostics don’t work … Continue reading Medical textbooks are biased to diagnose white people