Topic: Blood pressure

Study Identifies Early Warning Signs of Stroke Risk in Blacks

Nov. 20, 2014

Researchers in The University of Texas at Austin's College of Education have found that a blood flow impairment in blacks that puts them at higher risk for cerebrovascular diseases like stroke appears at a much earlier age than previously thought.

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Resilience Improves Diabetes Self-Management, According to Preliminary Study Results

April 28, 2008

Resilience expert Dr. Mary Steinhardt has completed the first stage of a diabetes study, the results of which show that coaching classes and resilience-building can help African American adults with type 2 diabetes more successfully self-manage the disease.

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