Asian Isn’t a Monolith: Why More Specific Data Matters in Diabetes Research

This content originally appeared on Beyond Type 1. Republished with permission. By Kayla Hui, MPH In the United States, diabetes affects 20 percent of the Asian American population, but that broad statistic doesn’t paint the whole picture. Despite being the fastest-growing racial group in the United States, health outcomes are often categorized by broad racial and […]

How Race and Ethnicity Affect Diabetes Prevalence, Management, and Complications

This content originally appeared on diaTribe. Republished with permission. By Julia Kenney, Matthew Garza, and Eliza Skoler Black, Indigenous, Hispanic, and Asian individuals, and people of all non-white racial and ethnic groups are more likely to have diabetes and diabetes-related health complications than their white peers. Here’s how social determinants of health lead to differences […]