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Women of color have higher rates of severe birth-related health issues compared with non-Hispanic white women

Minority Women at Higher Risk for Severe Maternal Morbidity

Higher risk for problems seen among black women, women with other health conditions
Midlife levels of prostate-specific antigen strongly predict future development of aggressive prostate cancer among black men

Midlife PSA Predicts Aggressive Prostate Cancer in Black Men

Findings suggest potential for a targeted screening approach based on midlife PSA
For live-born infants with hypoplastic left heart syndrome and d-transposition of the great arteries

Poor Outcomes for Hispanic Infants With Congenital Heart Dz

Socioeconomic factors account for significant portion of association between race/ethnicity, poor outcome
Minority residents describe burdens associated with race/ethnicity

Minority Residents Experience Burdens Linked to Race/Ethnicity

Residents describe daily barrage of microaggression, bias; being tasked as race/ethnicity ambassadors
Hispanics have lower incidence and mortality than non-Hispanic whites for all cancers combined

Cancer Risk Varies for Hispanics, Including in Puerto Rico

Men in Puerto Rico have higher prostate CA incidence rates than other Hispanics, non-Hispanic whites
Probands of African or Hispanic/Latino descent with early-onset atrial fibrillation are more likely than European Americans to have a first-degree relative with AF

Family History Linked to Early-Onset A-Fib in Minorities

Probands of African, Hispanic/Latino descent with EOAF more likely to have first-degree relative with AF
For black men and women

Southern Dietary Pattern Mediates Racial Difference in HTN

For both men and women, Southern dietary pattern is largest mediating factor for difference in HTN
Black patients have a lower likelihood of receiving guideline-based therapies for non-ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction

Blacks Less Likely to Receive Guideline-Based NSTEMI Therapy

Receipt of aspirin, other antiplatelet therapy, lipid-lowering meds less frequent in blacks than whites
College students of color have lower mental health-related treatment use relative to white students

Mental Health Disparities ID’d Among Students of Color

Variation in symptom prevalence across race, ethnicity; treatment use lower in students of color
Behavioral activation that increases mental

Combo Physical, Mental Activity Prevents Cognitive Decline

Benefits seen were greater than for social interaction alone in older black population