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Column: Raising isle minimum wage will improve health of residents

  • Dr. Kathryn L. Braun, a professor of public health and social work, chairs the Ph.D. in Public Health program at the University of Hawaii-Manoa.

    Dr. Kathryn L. Braun, a professor of public health and social work, chairs the Ph.D. in Public Health program at the University of Hawaii-Manoa.

In four decades studying and developing strategies to fight poor health outcomes, especially in native and immigrant populations, I’ve learned that you can predict a person’s health much more accurately by looking at their ZIP code, rather than their cultural or racial backgrounds. Read more

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