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New Study Examines the Impact of Discrimination on Blood Pressure

A new study from the Healthy Environments Partnership finds that increases in self-reported discrimination against black and Latina/o adults corresponds to increased blood pressure – putting these populations at higher risk for cardiovascular disease. Learn more about this publication.


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