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Are Blacks Predisposed to Be Less Healthy Than Whites?

June 12, 2012

Originally posted on Ideas:
A recently released study suggests that one’s race might influence one’s ability to prevent obesity. According to the June issue of the Archives of Pediatrics and Adolescent Medicine, exercise is less likely to lead to weight loss for black adolescent girls than for white adolescent girls. Both groups of girls in…