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    Diabetes and Health Disparities: Community-Based Approaches for Racial and Ethnic Populations
    Book (Springer Publishing Company)


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    Diabetes Head to Toe: Everything You Need to Know about Diagnosis, Treatment, and Living with Diabetes (A Johns Hopkins Press Health Book)
    Book (Johns Hopkins University Press)


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Programs Improve Diabetes Care in Low-Income Areas

Gander and colleagues described a program started on the south side of Chicago, a in great measure low-income, black community, which, much like Los Angeles, has an elevated measure of diabetes. Because racial and ethnic disparities in diabetes are related to

eHealth Initiative Shifts Focus to Chronic Diseases

She said that few disparities in nurse quality have been reduced and that nearly no disparities in access to care are getting smaller. Clancy added that cancer screening and diabetes administration remain particular problem areas.

Residents' Diabetes Care Found Lacking

Patients seen in residency clinics were younger, had mark down ratings of self-reported health, were more likely to be current smokers, and had more hunger-term complications of diabetes such as vision loss, end-stage renal affliction,

Health Affairs Study: Chronic Special Needs Plan Improves Care for Diabetic ...

"Our results present that by providing care coordination services to groups impacted by health disparities, it is practicable to improve quality and reduce costs to levels closer to less disadvantaged populations." "The known fee-for-service system does

LGBQ teens have higher diabetes risk

“Lesbian, gay, bisexual and questioning youth may not only be at risk for worse mental health but also worse physical health outcomes compared to heterosexual youth,” said lead study author Lauren Beach, a postdoctoral research fellow at Northwestern University’s Institute for Sexual and Gender Minority Health and Wellbeing.

The Institute is part of Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine.

This is the largest study to date to report differences in levels of physical activity, sedentary behavior and obesity by sex and sexual orientation among high-school-aged students. The authors used national data from 350,673 United States high-school students, predominantly ranging between 14 and 18 years old, collected by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention as part of the Youth Risk Behavior Survey (YRBS) to detect disparities in diabetes risk factors by sexual orientation.

The study has just been published in the journal Pediatric Diabetes.

Ideas about Race and Health?

I'm trying to think of a good essay topic on the relationship between health and race - but the stance I need to take is that it's not RACE that causes health disparities, but rather social and environmental implications caused by being categorized as


but race does have a big part of it~ie;african americans high blood pressure & cholesterol~native americans alcoholism♦


So you mean.. The implications of poor socioeconomic conditions of racial minorities and related health disadvantages?

Please help me! Proofread my paper (quicky)?

“Unnatural Causes” is a documentary that purports to bring attention to health disparities that exist in the United States of America. The United States government fails to provide tax-paying citizens with a fair and equal distribution of health


Hi Jatice ~

Well done and to the point. This is good, muscular prose, making a strong point in a straight-ahead way.

“Unnatural Causes” is a documentary that (OMIT "purports to") bringS attention to health


you do not need to fix anything it is perfect the way it is.


Here are some corrections:

The reality of health disparities translateS into race and class-specific afflictions. Research studies show that African-Americans suffer higher rateS of chronic disease than Whites. African-AmericanS die earlier,