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Demographic and Health Characteristics of Older Latino Birth Cohorts in the Health and Retirement Study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The journals of gerontology. Series B, Psychological sciences and social sciences [J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci] 2022 Nov 23; Vol. 77 (11), pp. 2060-2071.

Abstract: Objectives: Latinos are the fastest aging racial/ethnic minority group in the United States. One limitation to understanding the diverse experiences of older Latinos is the lack of nationally representative data necessary to examine factors contributin...

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Barriers and facilitators for adopting a healthy lifestyle in a multi-ethnic population: A qualitative study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PloS one [PLoS One] 2022 Nov 02; Vol. 17 (11), pp. e0277106. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 02 (Print Publication: 2022).

Abstract: A healthy lifestyle is defined as 'a way of living that lowers the risk of being seriously ill or dying early.' Although barriers and facilitators of healthy lifestyles have been well-studied among populations like those with chronic non-communicable d...

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Disparities in Hospital Length of Stay Across Race and Ethnicity Among Patients With Heart Failure.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Circulation. Heart failure [Circ Heart Fail] 2022 Nov; Vol. 15 (11), pp. e009362. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 15.

Abstract: Background: Reducing hospital length of stay (LOS) has been identified as an important lever for minimizing the burden of heart failure hospitalization, yet the impact of social and structural determinants of health on LOS has received little attention...

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Purpose in life and 8-year mortality by gender and race/ethnicity among older adults in the U.S.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Preventive medicine [Prev Med] 2022 Nov; Vol. 164, pp. 107310. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Oct 22.

Abstract: We examined the associations between a sense of purpose and all-cause mortality by gender and race/ethnicity groups. Data were from the Health and Retirement Study, a nationally representative cohort study of U.S. adults aged >50 (n = 13,159). Sense of...

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Disparities in cancer genetics care by race/ethnicity among pan-cancer patients with pathogenic germline variants.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cancer [Cancer] 2022 Nov 01; Vol. 128 (21), pp. 3870-3879. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 30.

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Abstract: Background: Germline risk assessment is increasing as part of cancer care; however, disparities in subsequent genetic counseling are unknown.Methods: Pan-cancer patients were prospectively consented to tumor-normal sequencing via custom next generation...

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Race/ethnicity matching boosts enrollment of black participants in clinical trials.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Contemporary clinical trials [Contemp Clin Trials] 2022 Nov; Vol. 122, pp. 106936. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 23.

Abstract: Background: Enrollment of a representative sample of racial or ethnic-minority participants can be challenging for researchers conducting clinical trials. One proposed solution is race/ethnicity matching (i.e., aligning the racial or ethnic identity of...

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Racial and Ethnic Differences in Maternal Social Support and Relationship to Mother-Infant Health Behaviors.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Academic pediatrics [Acad Pediatr] 2022 Nov-Dec; Vol. 22 (8), pp. 1429-1436. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Feb 25.

Abstract: Objective: To examine racial and ethnic differences in maternal social support in infancy and the relationship between social support and mother-infant health behaviors.Methods: Secondary analysis of baseline data from a multisite obesity prevention tr...

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Shades of health: Skin color, ethnicity, and mental health among Black Americans.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Social science & medicine (1982) [Soc Sci Med] 2022 Nov; Vol. 313, pp. 115387. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Sep 24.

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Abstract: Skin color is an important predictor of health outcomes among Black Americans. Black Americans with darker complexions experience worse physical and psychological functioning than those with lighter complexions. However, most research on the health eff...

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Differences in the risk of cardiovascular disease across ethnic groups: UK Biobank observational study.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Nutrition, metabolism, and cardiovascular diseases : NMCD [Nutr Metab Cardiovasc Dis] 2022 Nov; Vol. 32 (11), pp. 2594-2602. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Aug 11.

Abstract: Background and Aims: To describe sociodemographic, lifestyle, environmental and traditional clinical risk factor differences between ethnic groups and to investigate the extent to which such differences confound the association between ethnic groups an...

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Rates of Forced Sexual Experiences Among High School Students From 2001 to 2019.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of interpersonal violence [J Interpers Violence] 2022 Nov; Vol. 37 (21-22), pp. NP21045-NP21069. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Jan 06.

Abstract: Public awareness of sexual assault and initiatives aimed at preventing sexual assault continue to increase over the years. However, whether rates of sexual assault have diminished because of such cultural shifts remains unclear. The purpose of this stu...

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