Unformatted text preview: death than the general population a. Most have significantly higher lifestyle risk factors, such as high-fat diets, lack of exercise, and exposure to carcinogens and other environmental toxins. 2. Many health problems facing ethnic minority populations are not due to race or ethnicity but to social and economic conditions, including poverty, discrimination, and limited access to health information and resources. 3. Reducing the health disparities that exist among different cultural and ethnic populations in the Untied States is a critical challenge. http://www.healthfinder.gov/...
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- Fall '09
- Demography, ethnic minority populations