Many Patients Don’t Survive End-Stage Poverty

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Safety-net hospitals and clinics care for a population heavily skewed toward the poor, recent immigrants and people of color. The budgets of these places are forever tight. And anyone who works in them could tell you that illness in our patients isn’t just a biological phenomenon. It’s the manifestation of social inequality in people’s bodies. … Medical textbooks usually don’t […]

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Jordan M
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