Why discrimination is detrimental to the health of blacks

November 1996
Jet;11/25/96, Vol. 91 Issue 2, p15
Discusses the increased health risks caused by stress experienced by Afro-Americans who are discriminated against. The increased likelihood of high blood pressure, heart attacks, strokes, and other problems found by the Harvard School of Public Health; The opinions of specialists in the field, including Robert M. Mayberry, Nancy Krieger, and others.


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