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What is FDA Doing to Improve the Health of African-Americans?
By: Jovonni Spinner, M.P.H., C.H.E.S.
Every February, we celebrate Black History Month-- a time to reflect, celebrate, and honor the contributions of African Americans to our society. We know that achieving and maintaining good health is a long-standing issue for this group, many of whom may experience worse health outcomes in critical areas like heart disease and diabetes. But we want to focus on the positive and provide consumers with health education materials to support healthy behavior changes...