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Health Disparities, Health Literacy, Health Numeracy

Health Disabilities

 Health Disparities/Inequalities/Equity

The most concise and accessible definition of health disparities/inequalities/equity was articulated by Dame Margaret McRae Whitehead DBE in the early 1990s as differences in health that “are not only unnecessary and avoidable but, in addition, are considered unfair and unjust.” 

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

National Institutes of Health National Library of Medicine

National Institutes of Health

U.S. Government entities Web Resources

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Articles and abstracts

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