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Public Policy Tipoffs Involving Alaska Newsletter for Sunday May 31, 2020 ( 1 items )  

American Heart Association: American Indians and Alaska Natives Have Disproportionately Higher Rates of Cardiovascular Disease
DALLAS, Texas, May 29 -- The American Heart Association issued the following news release: Type 2 diabetes (T2D) affects American Indians and Alaska Natives at approximately three times the rate of white Americans and is closely linked to the disproportionately high rates of cardiovascular diseases such as heart attacks and strokes, according to the American Heart Association Scientific Statement "Cardiovascular Health in American Indians and Alaska Natives," published in the Association's flag  more