Multi-Inflammatory Disease Seems to Hit Minorities Harder
— Carol Duff (@CarolDuff18) October 5, 2020
Health Editor’s Note: I think it is noteworthy that many of the adults in this study had NO underlying medical conditions that would have contributed to the person developing severe COVID-19. Also, all but one of these patients in this report belonged to ethnic or racial minority groups. Health inequities result in an increased risk for coronavirus infection and severe outcomes for COVID-19. The small study size limits looking at other reasons for this disparity…..Carol
Carol graduated from Riverside White Cross School of Nursing in Columbus, Ohio and received her diploma as a registered nurse. She attended Bowling Green State University where she received a Bachelor of Arts Degree in History and Literature. She attended the University of Toledo, College of Nursing, and received a Master’s of Nursing Science Degree as an Educator.
She has traveled extensively, is a photographer, and writes on medical issues. Carol has three children RJ, Katherine, and Stephen – one daughter-in-law; Katie – two granddaughters; Isabella Marianna and Zoe Olivia – and one grandson, Alexander Paul. She also shares her life with her husband Gordon Duff, many cats, and two rescues.