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Perceived discrimination linked to worse recovery after MI in young people

Perceived discrimination linked to worse recovery after MI in young people

Perceived discrimination — unfair treatment because of their race, gender, ethnicity, socioeconomic status, or other factors — in daily life was common among young survivors of myocardial infarction (MI) and was associated with poorer recovery, new research shows. In this study, patients completed three questionnaires assessing perceived discrimination, general mental and physical health, physical health, …

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Social impact of hidradenitis suppurativa associated with impaired quality of life and mental health burden

Social impact of hidradenitis suppurativa associated with impaired quality of life and mental health burden

Patients with hidradenitis suppurativa who reported feelings of stigma due to their condition had poorer quality of life and higher levels of depression and social anxiety compared to those who did not report feelings of stigma. . The social impact of hidradenitis suppurativa (HS) may increase the burden of quality of life (QOL) and the …

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