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Syndemic Suffering: Social Distress, Depression, and Diabetes among Mexican Immigrant Women

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In a major contribution to the study of diabetes, this book is the first to analyze the disease through a syndemic framework. An innovative, mixed-methods study, Emily Mendenhall shows how adverse social conditions, such as poverty and oppressive relationships, disproportionately stress certain populations and expose them to disease clusters. She goes beyond ...more
Hardcover, 145 pages
Published September 30th 2012 by Left Coast Press
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