Unformatted text preview: cs in US are almost twice as likely to die
from Diabetes as are non-Hispanic whites.
from Hispanics have higher rates of obesity and high
blood pressure than non-Hispanic whites. American Indian and Alaska Natives infant death
rate is almost double that of whites.
rate HP 2010 Income and Education
Income Lower income/education
increased occurrences of
death and illness from: Heart Disease
Low Birth Weight HP 2010 Income and Education
Relationship Between Household Income and Fair or Poor Health Status Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. Current Population Survey.
March 1997. Persons Below Poverty Level
Persons Source: U.S. Department of Commerce, Bureau of the Census. Current Population Survey.
March 1997. Disability
Disability People with disabilities report more anxiety,
pain, sleeplessness, and days of depression.
pain, Obesity is higher among people with disability. Many people with disabilities lack access to...
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2014 for the course HLTH 240 taught by Professor Breeden during the Spring '10 term at Clemson.
- Spring '10