Ealth inequalities in the United states
Health Inequalities in the United States: Why will insurance coverage alone be inadequate in improving inequalities of health in the United States? In order to answer this question, (1) please discuss the health disparities that exist in the United States; and then (2) explain what societal factors (other than insurance access) must be addressed in order to alleviate these health disparities. Direct u orations, and reference page included.
From these readings.
Williams, David R. 2012. Miles to Go Before We Sleep: Raciial Inequities in Health. Journal of Health and Social Behavior 53: 279 i?? 295.
Acevedo-Garcia, Dolores and Lisa M. Bates. 2008. Latino Health Paradoxes: Empirical Evidence, Explanations, Future Research, and Implications. In Latinas/os in the United States: Changing the Face of America, p. 101-113.
Klawiter, Maren. 1999. Racing for the Cure, Walking Women, and Toxic Touring: Mapping Cultures of Action within the Bay Area Terrain of Breast Cancer, Social Problems, Vol. 46, No. 1, 104-126.