April 10, 2021
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Racial Barriers To Alzheimer’s Care Hurt Patients And Families : Shots – Health News – NPR

As a researcher at the Allen Institute for Brain Science in Seattle, Alice Mukora says she understands the need to enroll diverse populations in Alzheimer’s research. But that would be more likely to happen, she notes, if people of color had better experiences getting Alzheimer’s care.
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Many members of racial and ethnic minority groups say they face extra barriers when seeking care for a friend or family member with Alzheimer’s disease.
Black, Hispanic, Asian and Native…

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