Ethnicity and Inequalities in Health and Social Care: Volume 7 Issue 1


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Social entrepreneurship and services for marginalized groups

Sean Kidd, Kwame McKenzie

The purpose of this paper is to examine the usefulness of the social entrepreneurship (SE) framework in highlighting effective models of service development and practice in mental…

Food insecurity, diet quality, and mental health in culturally diverse adolescents

Laura Lachance, Michael Sean Martin, Pamela Kaduri, Paula Godoy-Paiz, Jorge Ginieniewicz, Valerie Tarasuk, Kwame McKenzie

The purpose of this paper is to increase the understanding of adolescents’ perceptions of food insecurity and diet quality, and the impact that these factors have on mental…

The prevalence of suicide attempts among community-dwelling US Chinese older adults – findings from the PINE study

XinQi Dong, Ruijia Chen, E-Shien Chang, Melissa A. Simon

– The purpose of this paper is to examine the prevalence of suicide attempts and explore the suicide methods among community-dwelling Chinese older adults.

Taxing times? Smoker response to tax increases

Nathan Cowie, Marewa Glover, Dudley Gentles

Taxing tobacco is one of the most effective means to reduce smoking but concerns about the impact on poor smokers are a barrier. New Zealand resumed increasing tobacco taxes in…


Stigma and disclosure as barriers to regular dental care for people living with HIV/AIDS in Kwazulu-Natal and Western Cape, South Africa

Mervyn Turton, Sudeshni Naidoo

The purpose of this paper is to determine the oral health care experiences of people living with HIV in Kwazulu-Natal (KZN) and the Western Cape (WC) and also to identify the role…



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