Impact of Arizona's SB 1070 immigration law on utilization of health care and public assistance among Mexican-origin adolescent mothers and their mother figures.

@article{Toomey2014ImpactOA,
  title={Impact of Arizona's SB 1070 immigration law on utilization of health care and public assistance among Mexican-origin adolescent mothers and their mother figures.},
  author={Russell B Toomey and Adriana J. Uma{\~n}a-Taylor and David R. Williams and Elizabeth C Harvey-Mendoza and Laudan B. Jahromi and Kimberly A. Updegraff},
  journal={American journal of public health},
  year={2014},
  volume={104 Suppl 1},
  pages={S28-34}
}
OBJECTIVES We examined the impact of Arizona's "Supporting Our Law Enforcement and Safe Neighborhoods Act" (SB 1070, enacted July 29, 2010) on the utilization of preventive health care and public assistance among Mexican-origin families. METHODS Data came from 142 adolescent mothers and 137 mother figures who participated in a quasi-experimental, ongoing longitudinal study of the health and development of Mexican-origin adolescent mothers and their infants (4 waves; March 2007-December 2011… CONTINUE READING
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