Health Issues of Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers

@article{Hansen2003HealthIO,
  title={Health Issues of Migrant and Seasonal Farmworkers},
  author={Eric Hansen and Eric Martin Donohoe},
  journal={Journal of Health Care for the Poor and Underserved},
  year={2003},
  volume={14},
  pages={153 - 164}
}
This paper describes the socioeconomic conditions under which the 3 to 5 million migrant and seasonal farmworkers in the United States live. [...] Key Result Specific problems include infectious diseases, chemical- and pesticide-related illnesses, dermatitis, heat stress, respiratory conditions, musculoskeletal disorders and traumatic injuries, reproductive health problems, dental diseases, cancer, poor child health, inadequate preventive care, and social and mental health problems. By increasing awareness…Expand
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