Considering intersections of race and gender in interventions that address US men's health disparities.

  title={Considering intersections of race and gender in interventions that address US men's health disparities.},
  author={Derek M Griffith and Jonathan M. Metzl and Katie Gunter},
  journal={Public health},
  volume={125 7},
Although gender, racial and ethnic differences in health in the USA are well documented, it is less clear how race and gender intersect to produce large and consistently poor health outcomes for men of colour, particularly Black American men. This paper will illustrate how race and gender intersect at multiple levels to shape men's health and health behaviours, and function as fundamental social determinants of health. The paper will conclude by discussing the need to attend to the role of male… CONTINUE READING
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