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African American Health

Summary

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 African Americans.

Start Here

  • From the National Institutes of Health Easy-to-Read (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF

Related Issues

  • (American Academy of Dermatology)
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute) - PDF Also in
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Cancer Institute)
  • (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Department of Health and Human Services) - PDF
  • (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Diabetes Education Program)

Specifics

  • (Glaucoma Research Foundation)
  • (National Multiple Sclerosis Society) - PDF
  • (Alzheimer's Association)
  • (American Heart Association)
  • (Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration) - PDF
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • Sickle Cell Anemia: FreeFacebookCredits2012 Health Topic From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine) Also in Spanish
  • Easy-to-Read (American Heart Association) - PDF
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke)

Videos and Tutorials

  • Video (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Statistics and Research

  • (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) Also in
  • (American Association of Suicidology) - PDF
  • (Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation)
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)
  • (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)
  • (National Center for Health Statistics)
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)
  • (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)
  • (American Diabetes Association)
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)
  • (American Lung Association)
  • (Centers for Disease Control and Prevention)

Clinical Trials

  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Institutes of Health)

Journal Articles References and abstracts from MEDLINE/PubMed (National Library of Medicine)

Find an Expert

  • Also in
  • From the National Institutes of Health
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office of Minority Health)

Men

  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research)

Women

  • From the National Institutes of Health Easy-to-Read (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • From the National Institutes of Health (National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute) - PDF
  • (Department of Health and Human Services, Office on Women's Health)
  • From the National Institutes of Health Easy-to-Read (National Institute of Diabetes and Digestive and Kidney Diseases)
  • (Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation)