Environmental, Nutrition and Health Issues in a US Refugee Resettlement Community.

@article{Sastre2015EnvironmentalNA,
  title={Environmental, Nutrition and Health Issues in a US Refugee Resettlement Community.},
  author={Lauren Sastre and Lauren Haldeman},
  journal={MEDICC review},
  year={2015},
  volume={17 4},
  pages={
          18-24
        }
}
INTRODUCTION In 2012, North Carolina ranked in the top ten states in refugee resettlement, with central Guilford County one of the most diverse in the southeast. OBJECTIVE Examine the local resettlement environmental, nutrition and health barriers and needs of refugees in Guilford County, as perceived by individuals providing services to them. METHODS Participants (n = 40) included: medical and social service providers, educators, faith-based volunteers, resettlement agency caseworkers and… CONTINUE READING

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