U.S. South Asians more reluctant to seek medication for pain

Health care workers should be culturally aware when caring for patients and families from the South Asian region   COLUMBIA, Mo. (July 23, 2015) ― When compared with other ethnicities, Asians are the most unsatisfied with the health care they received in the United States, previous research has shown. This dissatisfaction with health care partly is caused by health practices in the U.S. clashing with the practices Asian patients and families may be more used to experiencing overseas. Now, researchers at the University of Missouri have found that health care providers perceive South Asians living in the U.S. to be … Continue reading