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COVID-19 hospitalizations analysis shows disparities across racial and ethnic groups

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COVID-19 hospitalizations analysis shows disparities across racial and ethnic groups COVID-19 hospitalizations analysis shows disparities across racial and ethnic groups Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Adding to mounting evidence of COVID-19’s disproportionate impact on some U.S. communities, a new analysis of hospitalization rates from the University of Minnesota shows Black, Hispanic, …

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    Racial, ethnic, sex, insurance disparities ID’d in acne care

    Racial, ethnic, sex, insurance disparities ID'd in acne care 4

    Racial/ethnic, sex, and insurance-based disparities are seen in acne care, according to a study published online Feb. 5 in JAMA Dermatology. John S. Barbieri, M.D., from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia, and colleagues conducted a retrospective cohort study to identify potential disparities in …

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      Ethnic groups have higher risk of developing a physical disability

      Ethnic groups have higher risk of developing a physical disability 5

      Credit: CC0 Public Domain Men and women from a South Asian background are more likely to develop a physical disability and struggle with day-to-day physical activities throughout adulthood compared with their White British counterparts, new research published in the Journal of Gerontology: Medical Sciences reports. Examining data from 40,000 men …

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