1. The number of infants who die before their first birthday is much higher in the U.S. than in other countries. And for African Americans the rate is nearly twice as high as for white Americans. Even well-educated Black women have birth outcomes worse than white women who haven’t finished high school. Why? 
  2. Using Chapter 14 from the text as a primary source (include page numbers for citations throughout your answer), answer the following question: How do psychosocial factors influence health?
  3. How does discrimination affect the availability and delivery of healthcare services to vulnerable populations, like children and members of the LGBTQI+ community?