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Low-income adults with and without cardiovascular disease are less likely to be counseled on risk factors for heart disease.
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Black and Hispanic children don’t receive the same care for fracture pain as their white counterparts.
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Unfair treatment of offspring more likely to harm the health of African-American mothers compared with Hispanic or white counterparts.
Black and Hispanic patients who call for appointments are also more likely than whites to be asked about their insurance status.
When treated at nonminority hospitals, however, Black patients experienced a 3% decrease in mortality over a 10-year period.
Individuals with any mental health disorder are 25% less likely to get screened.
Hispanics, folks with language barriers and people who are uninsured, have a low income or less education are less likely to know the signs.
Black and Latino patients are less likely to be treated in cardiac care units upon admission.
Addressing barriers to care, such as insurance coverage, could mitigate disparities in outcomes between white and Black men.
Researchers believe specially designed cancer care programs could prevent Black patients from being lost to care.
Residents of African-American neighborhoods in cities live farther from trauma centers than folks in white communities.
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