An emotional advertisement about “leftover women” in China recently went viral, uncovering not only the society’s deep-rooted discrimination against single women, but also the Chinese government’s inaction regarding gender inequity issues.… Read More
Multicultural Series: Part Four – Communicating about Health with People from Different Cultures: Be Mindful!
The United States is home to people from many different countries. It is a rich and varied home composed of various cultural, linguistic, and political backgrounds. From a health communicator’s point of… Read More
Indian families are known to discuss weight commonly upon greeting. It’s one of the first things they discuss upon arrival: weight, education, and/or money. For the purposes of this post, let’s focus… Read More
The day I got my first period was notably one of the most humiliating days of my life (at the time, of course). I was watching cartoons with my little sister during… Read More
There are 53 million Hispanics or Latinos in the United States and all are distinct culturally based on their country of origin. Hispanic people are the largest minority in the United States;… Read More