Chronic health problems stymie efforts to improve economic status of certain public housing residents

November 2004
H&HN: Hospitals & Health Networks;Nov2004, Vol. 78 Issue 11, p80
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Presents the results of a research on chronic health problems done by the Urban Institute in 2004. Prevalence of chronic health problems among poor African-American women; Percentage of adult respondents who have hypertension; Proportion of the group who are suffering from diabetes; Effects of the health problems on the ability of the residents to relocate and achieve economic self-sufficiency.


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