Pages in category "People of Asian descent" The following 2 pages are in this category, out of 2 total. This list may not reflect recent changes ().
Asian Americans are one of the fastest growing segments of the U.S. population and include people whose ancestors are from countries such as China, Japan, Korea, the Philippines, India, Pakistan, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Indonesia, Burma, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam, Laos, and Cambodia. There are at least sixty distinct Asian groups in the United States.
In the Arab states of the Persian Gulf, the term "Asian" generally refers to people of South Asian and Southeast Asian descent due to the large Indian, Pakistani and Filipino expatriate population in these countries. However, there are instances where the term is used solely to refer to those of South Asian descent.
Aug 14, 2019 · Some people of Asian descent have noticed that they have difficulty handling alcohol, expressed by excessive facial redness, sweating, increased body temperature, and a higher heart rate after consuming a small amount of alcohol. This syndrome is called “Asian flush” and can be deeply embarrassing, especially if it arrives unexpectedly. This causes many people to think that people of Asian.
If you’re of Asian descent, like Tina, and have high cholesterol, Did you know the way a statin is processed by the body may require you to start on a lower dose? LIVALO is a statin that effectively lowers LDL (bad) cholesterol and has been extensively studied in people of Asian descent.