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Rural blacks fare the worst with regards to diabetes and hypertension

Researchers have found that black people living in rural areas have higher rates of diabetes and hypertension than urban blacks and rural and urban whites. They also have poorer control of their disease thus have a poorer outcome healthwise.

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About: Rural blacks fare the worst with regards to diabetes and hypertension

Date: 3 December 2004

Source: Medical News Today

URL: http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/medicalnews.php?newsid=17237

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