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University of Alabama-Birmingham: How Much Cardiovascular Disease Among Black Adults is Attributable to Hypertension?

Oct 24, 2019 - Targeted News Service

[TNSmedicalresearch - Journal of the American Medical Association Cardiology] -- The University of Alabama Birmingham campus issued the following news:

Preventing high blood pressure among African American adults in the United States may significantly reduce the number of heart disease cases.

In a study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association Cardiology, researchers examined nearly 12,500 African American adults and found that nearly one-third of cardiovascular d...