Points on Care: Today’s Health Inequities in New York City Driven by Historic Redlining Practices
Updated: October 16, 2020
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In this issue of Points on Care, PCDC examines historic redlining practices and its implications in creating health disparities across New York City. These practices include unfair housing and lending discrimination, which resulted in neighborhoods experiencing adverse effects due to poverty, including higher rates of uninsurance and obesity.