Rachel Cohen

Rachel Cohen appears in the following:

Data Analysis: COVID-19 Is Filling Up Hospitals In Small Cities

Wednesday, July 29, 2020

An NPR data analysis finds that hospital systems in Louisiana, Idaho and Washington state have had to shuffle patients to try to get everyone the care they need.

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In Idaho, One Of The Last States Hit By The Coronavirus, Cases Are Now Surging

Wednesday, July 22, 2020

Idaho's case count has quadrupled since mid-June, and about half of the more than 15,000 confirmed cases in the state have come in the past two weeks.

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Medical Students Push For More LGBT Health Training To Address Disparities

Sunday, January 20, 2019

One in 5 LGBT adults has avoided medical care for fear of discrimination, according to a recent survey, and 80 percent of physicians surveyed say they feel "not competent" to treat LGBT patients.

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Distrust Of Health Care System May Keep Black Men Away From Prostate Cancer Research

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Black men are hit hardest by prostate cancer, but they are underrepresented in research. Researchers held focus groups in three states to understand why.

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Apples Or Fries With That? When It Comes To Kids' Meals, Fries Are Hard To Beat

Thursday, September 27, 2018

Even though many fast-food chain restaurants are offering healthier sides, a new report says parents choose them only about half the time, and restaurants aren't consistent in how they offer them.

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Yogurt May Not Be So Healthy If It's Pumped Full Of Sugar

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

A study of some 900 yogurts sold in supermarkets in the U.K. found a shocking amount of sugar is hiding in this so-called healthy food, particularly in organic yogurts.

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Underreported: South African Refugee Camp Closure

Thursday, March 05, 2009

Musina, South Africa is just across the border from Zimbabwe and home to a refugee camp there. Earlier this week, the South African government decided to close the camp which provides medical care, housing and food to its thousands of residents. We'll talk to Rachel Cohen, head of mission in ...

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