AAMCNews & Insights AAMCNews Solving medical mysteries: Physicians and researchers collaborate to study the most challenging cases September 29, 2022 AAMCNews Lyme disease is on the rise. Why is there still no vaccine? Two decades after a vaccine was withdrawn, scientists are producing medicines to prevent a disease that afflicts nearly half a million people each year. September 22, 2022 AAMCNews How sewage surveillance is helping spot disease outbreaks early Widespread wastewater testing began during the COVID-19 pandemic. Now, public health officials are expanding their efforts to look for other diseases. September 20, 2022 AAMCNews The myth of health inequities: changing the narrative around racism in health Journalist and author Linda Villarosa unveils how racism — more than socioeconomic status or personal behavior — drives inequities. 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Patients and providers don’t often recognize skin cancer on darker skin. Medical school faculty and students are trying to change that. July 21, 2022 Insights Family, fear, and faith: Helping Black patients with end-of-life decisions When faced with terminal illness, many African American families opt for life-prolonging treatment rather than comfort. Here's why — and how doctors can help. July 12, 2022 Press Release AAMC Statement on Release of President’s Proposal for Topline FY 2022 Discretionary Funding The AAMC issued the following statement on President Biden's request for fiscal year 2022 discretionary funding. April 9, 2021 News & Insights Racism and Health: A Reading List Use this list of studies, books, and articles to learn more about the impact of racism on health.