Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the No.1 Killer in the black community. Learn to overcome the risk factors and take charge of your health.
FACT: Cardiovascular diseases (CVD) rank
as the No. 1 killer of African Americans... read more
FACT: Nearly 5 of every 10 non-Hispanic black adults have CVD*. This includes diseases of the heart, stroke, high blood pressure, congestive heart failure, congenital cardiovascular defects, hardening of the arteries and other diseases of the circulatory system.
FACT: Nearly 45 percent of black adults in the United States have high blood pressure (HBP), one of the highest rates in the world.
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