4,000 women die every year from cervical cancer in the United States. Researchers at John Hopkins University in Baltimore found that cervical cancer deaths and misdiagnoses affect women of color at a disproportionately higher rate than white women. Further, the study shows that the level of care provided to women of color when treating cervical cancer is equivalent to the same care provided in third-world countries.
The New Year often brings change for many people, but it is also bring change to some Ohio traffic laws. The changes being made to some traffic laws are just a fraction of over 50 new laws that have gone into effect with the New Year, but the updated traffic laws should make the road a safer place for everyone on the road.