Ericka works directly with medical professionals to help undo medical racial bias against POC in doctor's offices.
"I asked the receptionist to use the correct pronoun and to call me Jaden. I went to sit and wait and the next thing I know, LAPD is coming in," Jaden told HelloBeautiful
The relationship between Black women and American medicine has a terrifying history.
Black patients believe that white doctors don’t care about their personal lives.
A national survey recently revealed that 52 percent of women routinely stretch the truth when they talk to their doctors — exaggerating how much exercise they get, lowballing how much they smoke or drink, even hiding sexual behavior. In fact, more than a quarter of the women in the survey didn’t believe their lies were […]