Black individuals may be more susceptible to atherosclerosis at a young age than young Hispanic adults

A unique Mount Sinai study focusing on a multiracial, underserved community in New York City shows that young black adults are twice as likely to have atherosclerosis as young Hispanic adults in a similar situation. Atherosclerosis is a build-up of plaque in the arteries, which can lead to blockage and cause a heart attack or …

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