Inequities exist among certain populations when it comes to health status. Ethnic and racial minority groups, such as African Americans and Latinos, have higher rates of almost all major chronic conditions and higher mortality rates. 459 more words
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By: Terrica Sampson, M.Ed.
Among minority populations, the feeling of medical mistrust is real. Individuals from these groups often have a hard time placing their lives in the hands of a physician or clinician that do not reflect their skin tone or cultural background. 562 more words