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An NIMHD-supported study shows that diet quality, food security, race/ethnicity and access to health care affect the control of type 2 diabetes, which is more common in all U.S. racial and ethnic minority groups than in non-Hispanic White populations.

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PhenX Social Determinants of Health Assessments Collection

Share, compare and integrate data across studies to increase impact of minority and disparities research with NIMHD data-harmonization tools.


NIMHD’s New Online Health Disparities Resource

HDPulse: An Ecosystem of Minority Health and Health Disparities Resources

Visit the data portal to explore health statistics, charts, and maps by data topic across the health disparities continuum.


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Minority Health and Health Disparities Research Framework

An evolving conceptualization of factors relevant to research that addresses the complex, multi-faceted nature of minority health and health disparities.


Extramural Research Programs