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Need for increased access to medical care acute in New Orleans

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New Orleans residents who are black are more likely to have chronic health conditions than residents who are white. Dr. Denese Shervington, CEO of the Institute of Women & Ethnic Studies, Dr. Aletha Maybank, co-founder of the Artemis Medical Society, Tonya Lewis Lee, founder of"HealthyYouNow.com, and Julianne Malveaux, economist and president emeritus of Bennett College, talk with Melissa Harris-Perry about where this disparity comes from and how to close it.