Racism Aggravates Treatment-Resistant Asthma

Harassment, Antagonism Big Factors for African-Americans with Poorly Controlled Disease, UCSF-Led Study Shows Racial discrimination experienced by African-American children and young adults exacerbates a type of asthma known to be resistant to standard treatment, according to a study headed by researchers at UC San Francisco. The 576 study participants, who were African-Americans with asthma, aged … Continue reading Racism Aggravates Treatment-Resistant Asthma