Child Mental Health Status in Flint, Michigan: A Worsening Health Inequity, 2018-2022

Conclusions. Our findings reveal a disparate burden of pediatric mental health disorders and exemplify the health inequities vulnerable populations face. Public Health Implications. More proactive and preventive steps should be taken to lessen this burden, especially in chronically disadvantaged communities that experience public health crises. (Am J Public Health. Published online ahead of print September 14, 2023:e1-e4. https://doi.org/10.2105/AJPH.2023.307406).PMID:37708425 | DOI:10.2105/AJPH.2023.307406
Source: American Journal of Public Health - Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Source Type: research