Home Tags Race

Tag: Race

Minority Children Less Likely to Have Surgery Than White Children

Authors hope findings will reduce disparities in surgical access for minority children and raise awareness among clinicians

Subjective Cognitive Decline Tied to Incident Dementia in Black, Latinx Individuals

SCD associated with increased rates of incident dementia over time in multiracial population, Latinx, non-Latinx Black individuals

Serum 25(OH)D Levels Linked to Diabetes in African-Americans

Risk for diabetes lower with higher 25(OH)D in Jackson Heart Study and Multi-Ethnic Study of Atherosclerosis

Low HDL-C Linked to Coronary Heart Disease Risk in White Adults

High HDL-C is not protective against coronary heart disease in either White or Black adults

Cancer Mortality Up With Residential Racial, Economic Segregation

Segregation was associated with increased mortality for 12 of 13 cancer sites examined

Racial, Ethnic Disparities Seen in Cerebrovascular Disease in Midlife

Brain aging more pronounced in late life in Latinx and White adults, while brain aging begins in midlife in Black adults

Urban-Dwelling Indigenous Young People Face Higher Burden of Skin Conditions

Incidence rates of atopic dermatitis and bacterial skin infections higher among urban-living Indigenous children and young people in high-income countries

Health Care Access May Affect Receipt of Therapy in Ovarian Cancer

Among ovarian cancer patients, non-Hispanic Blacks remained less likely than non-Hispanic Whites to initiate systemic therapy even after adjustment for health care access scores

Overall Cancer Mortality 18 Percent Higher in AI/AN Versus Whites

Breast and prostate mortality rates 8 and 31 percent higher, despite lower incidence rates

CKD Incidence Differs by Race in People With Diabetes

Incidence lower in White patients versus Black, Hispanic, and indigenous populations