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On SAGE Insight: Does race play a role in pulmonary hypertension?

Pulmonary hypertension, or high blood pressure of the arteries in the lungs, is a common condition that affects hundreds of thousands of people. Pulmonary hypertension can be inherited, develop spontaneously, or be associated with another disease such as heart failure. … Continue reading

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Hispanic women who identify as White are healthier than those who don’t

Article title: Racial Disparities in Functional Limitations Among Hispanic Women in the United States From Research on Aging Hispanic women who identify as Black or another race have worse functional health than their counterparts who identify as White, according to … Continue reading

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