By Michael Merschel
TUESDAY, April 6, 2021 (American Heart Association News) -- A pandemic, protests and politics have highlighted the nation's long-standing, deep-seated racial issues and how they affect the health of millions of Americans. People who've never confronted racism before are asking, "How can I show I'm an ally?"
By American Heart Association News, HealthDay Reporter
Researchers have developed a new Spanish acronym aimed to raise awareness of stroke symptoms in the Hispanic community. Known as RAPIDO, it seeks to replicate the popular FAST mnemonic that exists in English.
By Amy Norton, HealthDay Reporter
Black and Hispanic Americans already face higher risks for dementia than the general population. Many also believe they'd get worse dementia care compared to white patients, according to a new Alzheimer's Association special report.
During the COVID-19 pandemic, it's crucial for homebound older adults to find safe and effective ways to exercise, an expert says.