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Race and Gender May Tip the Scales on Traditional Stroke Risk Factors

News Picture: AHA News: Race and Gender May Tip the Scales on Traditional Stroke Risk Factors

TUESDAY, Feb. 18, 2020 (American Heart Association News) — Traditional stroke risk factors, such as high blood pressure, smoking and diabetes, impact people of various races and genders differently, new research shows. “The biggest thing we found was that hypertension has a bigger effect on stroke among African American men …

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