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Angela
04-11-18, 18:47
Very interesting, and, I must admit, a bit surprising to me.

See:
http://sci-hub.tw/http://academic.oup.com/aje/advance-article-abstract/doi/10.1093/aje/kwy224/5144385?redirectedFrom=fulltext

Black Americans have quite different (and better) statistics for mental health.

https://i.imgur.com/rVNO7wN.png


The black advantage is actually "larger" if one adjusts for social class.

Could lack of reporting and access to health care be at least partly a factor here?


The one exception is schizophrenia, which that study didn't include and which is much higher in blacks than whites. That's why some of the statistics surprised me.
https://academic.oup.com/ije/article/36/4/751/665657

Schizophrenia is a lot less likely to go unnoticed.

ToBeOrNotToBe
04-11-18, 20:24
Cos Trump.