Week 2 Class 2 DQ\u2019s - Week 2 Class 2 DQs DQ 1 According to the assigned article\"Health Disparity and Structural Violence How Fear Undermines Health

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Week 2 Class 2 DQ’s:DQ 1: According to the assigned article, "Health Disparity and Structural Violence: How Fear Undermines Health Among Immigrants at Risk forDiabetes," narratives tell the story of the interconnectedness between fear and health. Thematically, the issue of fearis a dominant feature that affects how an individual approaches day-to-day living and health.Explain the relationship between fear and health identified by the researchers in the article. Do you agree that structural violence perpetuates health disparity?In the assigned reading article, researchers propose that minority populaces are at higher risk for diabetes than the social majority. This risk is directly linked to a decreased sense of educational attainment and high levels of poverty. “There are significant disparities associated with diabetes based on race and ethnicity” (Page-Reeves et al., 2013). These identified risks are associated with common fears among these individuals. There arethree magnitudes of fear that the researchers have revealed while interviewing this minority group. As a direct result of this distress,
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