muvataughtme: whyyoustabbedme: Black women …

muvataughtme:

whyyoustabbedme:

Black women are also the most likely group to be deprived of adequate pain relief in the ER.

A study 2 years ago showed that black people overall get given pain relief only 50% as often as white people.

https://www.theguardian.com/science/2016/aug/10/black-patients-bias-prescriptions-pain-management-medicine-opioids

Medical racism is very real

I just cried black women are important too who are you to say she’s not a priority when she’s losing that much blood