Racial differences in Financial Hardship and depressive symptoms among older adults

Marshall GL, Thorpe RJ Jr, Bruce MA.


Background: The purpose of this study was to examine the association between three specific indicators of financial hardship (difficulty paying bills, food insecurity, reduced medication use due to cost) and depressive symptoms by race.

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