People wait in line to be tested for Covid-19 at Lincoln Park in Los Angeles. Photo: EPA-EFE
People wait in line to be tested for Covid-19 at Lincoln Park in Los Angeles. Photo: EPA-EFE

Coronavirus: Filipino-Americans are dying at an alarming rate

  • Studies show health and socioeconomic disparities in the Filipino-American community may be causing more severe cases of infection
  • In California, almost a fifth of registered nurses are Filipino, putting them at greater risk of contracting the virus while on the front lines in hospitals

People wait in line to be tested for Covid-19 at Lincoln Park in Los Angeles. Photo: EPA-EFE
People wait in line to be tested for Covid-19 at Lincoln Park in Los Angeles. Photo: EPA-EFE
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