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Author Hatch, Anthony Ryan, 1976- author.

Title Blood sugar : racial pharmacology and food justice in Black America / Anthony Ryan Hatch
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2016]


Description 1 online resource (xii, 166 pages)
Series UPCC book collections on Project MUSE. Political Science and Policy Studies
Contents Race, biomedicine, and health injustice -- The emergence of metabolic syndrome -- The scientific racism of metabolism -- Killer applications : the racial pharmacology of prescription drugs -- Sugar stained with blood : African Americans, sugar, and modern agriculture -- Metabolic insurrection
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on April 07, 2016)
Subject African Americans -- Medical care -- United States
Discrimination in medical care -- United States
Metabolic syndrome -- Treatment
African Americans.
Metabolic Syndrome -- ethnology
Metabolic Syndrome -- therapy
Black or African American
Healthcare Disparities -- ethnology
African American.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- General.
MEDICAL -- Clinical Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Diseases.
MEDICAL -- Evidence-Based Medicine.
MEDICAL -- Internal Medicine.
MEDICAL / History
African Americans
African Americans -- Medical care
Discrimination in medical care
United States
United States
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2015048191
ISBN 9781452950082