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Inequality Health Outcomes

Open Letter to Health Reform Advocates: Pay Attention to Discrimination

Robert Espinoza | Posted 11.30.2013 | Gay Voices
Robert Espinoza

The harms inflicted by discrimination reveal themselves in our bodies as we age -- as people of color, as poor and low-income people, and as LGBT people. The symptoms manifest as higher rates of high blood pressure, cholesterol, diabetes, heart disease, HIV/AIDS, depression, social isolation and more.