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July 2014

Weight Associated with Diabetes Risk Differs by Ethnicity

NEW YORK (Reuters Health) – Black and Asian adults may be at risk for developing…

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May 2014

Planned Health Clinic Excites South Dallas Neighborhood

The new South Dallas clinic being built for Parkland Memorial Hospital represents more than an…

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March 2014

How Will Dallas Combat Its Food Deserts?

If you don’t know the phrase “food desert,” then you should head over to the…

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Food Deserts Aren’t the Problem

A dozen recently and currently incarcerated women gathered in a classroom across the street from…

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November 2013

Beyond ABC: Assessing Children’s Health in Dallas County 2013

We began in 1913 as the “Dallas Baby Camp” housed in four donated tents. Today,…

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September 2012

Disparities In Healthcare Quality Among Racial and Ethnic Groups

Each year since 2003, the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has reported on…

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December 2010

Fact Sheet: Health Disparities by Race and Ethnicity

Below are the facts that outline racial and ethnic health care disparities in the United…

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March 2009

Neighborhoods and Cumulative Biological Risk Profiles by Race/Ethnicity in a National Sample of U.S. Adults

Purpose To examine race/ethnic-specific patterns of association between neighborhood socioeconomic status (NSES) and a cumulative…

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June 2006

Race, Ethnicity, Culture, and Disparities in Healthcare

In spite of significant advances in the diagnosis and treatment of most chronic diseases, there…

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July 2005

Race, Ethnicity, and the Health of Americans

At the dawn of the twenty-first century, Americans are in general healthier than ever before…

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