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Unequal Treatment: Healthcare disparities across the nation

Americans who lack health coverage skip needed medical visits, receive poorer-quality care and suffer more from illness than those with insurance, repeated studies have shown. Unequal Treatment is a series of occasional articles examining healthcare disparities across the nation. 

  • What makes a community healthy?
    What makes a community healthy?

    Two poor communities have contrasting approaches to healthcare. One takes a collaborative approach to medicine, creating better outcomes for residents receiving treatment.

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