Health Equity for All Californians

Support equal access for diabetes patients in California
Join us

Health inequities are systematic differences in the health status of different population groups. These inequities have significant social and economic costs both to individuals and societies. Learn more …

A national report released in 2000 by the U.S.Department of Health and Human Services found that African-Americans, Mexican Americans and American Indians in particular were experiencing a sharp rise in the prevalence of type 2 diabetes. Learn more …

Diabetes Awareness

Higher Diabetes Prevalence Among Minorities

American Indians: 14.7%
Hispanics: 12.5%
African Americans: 11.7%
Asian Americans: 9.2%
Caucasians/Whites: 7.5%

Source: American Diabetes Association – Statistics About Diabetes