Wednesday, October 13, 2010

Mexican Illegal Immigrants Faced with Poor Health Care in U.S.

Guanajuato, Mexico (AHN) - Mexican illegal immigrants in the United States face a higher risk of illness and death from limited access to health care, according to a new study announced this week by Mexico’s health ministry. Lack of adequate health care is likely to get worse for them as 26 American states consider legislation to crack down on illegal immigration, according to Mexican health officials.

The Mexicans also endure higher rates of drug addiction, HIV/AIDS and mental health problems when they move to the United States...

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