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Black and African American Health

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Every racial or ethnic group has specific health concerns. Differences in the health of groups can result from:

  • Genetics
  • Environmental factors
  • Access to care
  • Cultural factors

On this page, you'll find links to health issues that affect Black and African Americans.

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The information on this site should not be used as a substitute for professional medical care or advice. Contact a health care provider if you have questions about your health.