Hey guys today were are talking about disparities in health. Primarily in Race and Class
Its very important to know about the disparities in race and class. If you know what disparities are related to you can attemp to prevent them or plan for them.
Knowing the disparities in race and ethnicity because certain disease and healthcare issues are related prominent to one race than others.
One example, could be that African Americans and sickle cell anemia
Black and Latino adults are less likely to rely on a private physician for their medical care than White adults.
African americans have 3x more chance to get develop diabetes then whites
People of lower class tend to smoke or use tobacco than those of the higher class.
Knowing the disparities in class are just as important as race because thy to are problems that we could prevent. such as:
One of the biggest things that i read about was the gap between african americans and white in the healthcare. How big it was and how it slowly starting to get closer now. It made me think and start reading a little bit extra about it on the world wide web.