(HIPAA: Health Insurance Portability & Accountability Act, a.k.a. the privacy rule, is the law that protects your privacy as a patient); (CDC: Centers for Disease Control)
The medical industry all over the globe used her cells and made billions of dollars, while her family never knew and were living in abject poverty. (abject: very bad or severe)
When we set out on this journey, we were very serious about ownership. Our platform is a voice for black women. It is important that it's a platform that black women can trust. The waters become murky and it becomes very difficult to know if you can trust who you get your media from because you don't know where their money comes from.