Hypertension-High Blood Pressure

September 25, 2018

Obesity in African American Children

African American children and adolescents are more likely to be overweight and obese than their White peers. The Findings: African American youths are at higher risk […]
September 25, 2018

Put Down The Fried Foods – How Cholesterol is Affecting the African American Community

Why do African-Americans have increased cholesterol levels? There is a well-established difference in cholesterol levels between Americans of European and African descent. In particular African Americans […]
June 14, 2018

4 Ways To Prevent A Deadly Stroke

African American And High-Risk? 4 Ways To Prevent A Deadly Stroke African Americans are twice as likely to die from a stroke, and their risk of […]
May 2, 2018

Barbershop-based healthcare lowers high blood pressure

Barbershop-based healthcare study successfully lowers high blood pressure in African-American men Nearly 64 percent reduced their blood pressure to healthy levels after barbers promoted follow-up with […]