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South Asian Americans are at high risk for heart disease and stroke
eMediNexus,  25 May 2018
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South Asians are more likely to die of heart disease, such as heart attacks and strokes caused by atherosclerosis than East Asians and non-Hispanic whites living in the United States, according to a new scientific statement from the American Heart Association published in the journal Circulation. Higher rates of diabetes and lack of exercise are important risk factors in this population group.
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