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New study: Soul food is major contributor to high blood pressure in African-Americans

High blood pressure is widespread among African-American men at least in part because they’re more likely than other people to eat a traditional Southern diet with lots of fried and fatty foods, a U.S. study suggests. Researchers followed 6,897 people in the South who didn’t have high blood pressure in 2003-2007, including 1,807 African-American men […]