Emma Flores

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Science in Society (SiS) is proud to feature the winners of the "Integrated Graduate Program in the Life Sciences (IGP) Science and Society Class Distinction Award." Written as part of a course on science and society, these papers were chosen to be published on SiS. This month, we present the following piece by graduate student Emma Flores.

The incidence of stroke is approximately twice as high for African Americans as compared to white Americans, and in the past ten years the incidence of diabetes has risen more in Hispanics than any other race in the United States.