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Breaking down racial disparities in heart health


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Breaking down racial disparities in heart health



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Black Americans are among the most affected by heart disease



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Within some gender and racial groups, heart disease is the second-leading cause of death



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Hypertension is more common in Black Americans than in white Americans



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Despite dying from heart disease more often, non-Hispanic Black Americans are diagnosed less often


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