How would universal health care help minimize or eliminate health disparities among African Americans and other people of color? Universal health care would help provide greater access to the health care system. How does the current system in the United States of tying health care to employment contribute to continued health care inequities among African Americans and other people of color? What role do implicit bias and structural racism play in creating and perpetuating racial and health disparities in health care systems? In general, how would addressing social determinants of health help address disparities in our health care system?
At Wellness Axis we want to encourage habits of wellness, Increase awareness of factors and resources contributing to well-being, Inspire and empower individuals to take responsibility for their own health, and to support a sense of community. Wellness can be thought of as the quality or state of being in good health.