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Black women with high blood pressure before age 35 may have triple the risk of a stroke
February 01, 2024
DALLAS, Texas, Feb. 1 [Category: Health Care] -- The American Heart Association issued the following news release:

Research Highlights:

Black women who develop high blood pressure before age 35 may have triple the odds of having a stroke, and those who develop high blood pressure before age 45 may have twice the risk of suffering a subsequent stroke.

The findings, from a study of 59,000 Black women in the U.S., are important for expanding high blood pressur . . .

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