Image of money with the words The Challenge in the center. Why creating health equity is the solution to lowering the cost of diabetes care in the United States

You want to understand how to improve health equity

Download The Challenge a research paper that reviews the economic challenges in diabetes care and how these are related to the Social Determinants of Health, SDoH.

Why? The American Diabetes Association identified healthy inequity, specifically understanding of social and environmental factors of diabetes, accounts for 50 to 60 percent of health outcomes. The stark nature of recent reports has made it clear that reducing the medical and human cost of diabetes care will require professionals working in this field to understand how bias, stigma, and the SDoH impact engagement, medical care, and policy.