Bridging The Great Health Divide

‘Diabetes Belt’ runs through much of Appalachia and the Mississippi Delta

In 358 of the 662 counties in the Appalachian and Delta regions, adults had higher-than-average diabetes rates.

  Colon cancer becoming more of a risk for those under 50

  Could diet ward off some brain diseases?

Second dose anxiety continues after winter storms close vaccine sites

  Vaccines roll out to sites in underserved areas of the Jackson-metro

  Health leaders push to inform minority communities on COVID-19 vaccine

Biden opens ‘Obamacare’ window for uninsured as COVID rages

Continued Coverage

Gray Television to use Google funding toward health coverage in Mississippi Delta, Appalachia

Rural hospitals being strained by COVID-19 patients

  The Investigators: Quitman County will finally get its first grocery store in 3 years

  Doctor shares how telehealth can help those battling addiction, health conditions amid pandemic