Second Conference on Aging in the Americas

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Health Insurance, Health Care and Socio Economic Disparities along the US Mexico Border: Evidence from the Border Epidemiologic Study of Aging

Elena Bastida, Shelton Brown, III and Jose Pagan

Cultural Myths and Other Fables about Promoting Health in Mexican Americans: Lessons Learned from Starr County Border Health Intervention Research

Sharon A. Brown

Access Issues in the Care of Mexican Origin Elders: A Healthcare Perspective

David V. Espino

Migration, Nativity and Cultural Orientation as Predictors of Decline in Cognitive Status, Incidence of Dementia/CIND and All Cause Mortality in The Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging

Mary N. Haan, Vivian Colon Lopez, Hector M Gonzalez, Kala Mehta and Ladson Hinton

Aging and Well-being in a Transborder Environment

Roberto Ham-Chande

Does Longer Life Mean Better Health? Not for Older Mexican Americans in the Health and Retirement Survey

Mark D. Hayward, David F. Warner, Mira M. Hidajat and Eileen M. Crimmins

Health Reform 2003: Economic Security for Mexico and for Mexican Families in the Context of Epidemiologic Transition

Felicia Knaul, Héctor Arreola, Oscar Méndez, Javier Dorantes y Efrén Motta

Census Disability Rates among Older People by Race/Ethnicity and Type of Hispanic Origin

Kyriakos S. Markides, Karl Eschbach, Laura A. Ray and M. Kristen Peek

The Association Between Socioeconomic Status And Mortality Risk Among Hispanics In The United States (tables only)

Sarah A. McKinnon and Robert A. Hummer

Latino Elderly and Health Insurance: Barriers and Health Outcomes

Rogelio Saenz and Mercedes Rubio

Indicators of Well-Being among Rural Elderly and Their Relationship with Migration to the U.S.

V. N. Salgado de Snyder, T. González, B. Jáuregui, and P. Bonilla

Disparities and Access Barriers to Health Care Among Mexican American Elders

Fernando Trevino and Alberto Coustasse

Colonias and Informal Homestead Subdivisions and Self Help Care for the Elderly among Mexican Populations in the USA

Peter M. Ward

Cross Border Health Insurance Coverage For Elderly Latinos

David C. Warner

Dynamics of Intergenerational Assistance in Middle- and Old-Age in Mexico

Rebecca Wong and Monica Espinoza

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