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Author Villarosa, Linda.
Title Under the skin : the hidden toll of racism on American lives and the health of our nation / Linda Villarosa.
Publication Info. New York : Doubleday, [2022]
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Lobby Non-Fiction    IN LIBRARY
Edition First edition.
Description 269 pages : 24 cm
Contents Everything I thought was wrong -- The dangerous myth that Black bodies are different -- Unequal treatment -- Something about being Black is bad for your body and your baby -- Where you live matters -- Strong, loud, and angry: the invisibility of Black emotional pain -- Discrimination and ill-treatment can harm every body -- Putting the care back in health care: solutions -- Afterword.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 219-247) and index.
Subject African Americans -- Health and hygiene -- United States.
Discrimination in medical care -- United States.
Racism in medicine -- United States.
Racism against Black people -- United States.
African Americans -- Social conditions.
Added Title Hidden toll of racism on American lives and the health of our nation
ISBN 9780385544887 (hardcover)
038554488X (hardcover)
9780385544894 (epub)