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GSPH Center for Minority Health Launches Healthy Black Family Project Effort aimed at decreasing diabetes, hypertension in Pittsburgh neighborhoods

Aldinger, Alan and Afriyie, Rose (2004) GSPH Center for Minority Health Launches Healthy Black Family Project Effort aimed at decreasing diabetes, hypertension in Pittsburgh neighborhoods. University of Pittsburgh.

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    Abstract

    The Pitt Graduate School of Public Health (GSPH) Center for Minority Health has taken its public health campaign to city neighborhoods by launching the Healthy Black Family Project (HBFP), aimed at preventing diabetes and hypertension in African American neighborhoods in Pittsburgh’s East End. The program was announced Oct. 26 during a news conference at the Kingsley Association Community Center in East Liberty.


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    Item Type: Other
    Uncontrolled Keywords: minority health, health disparity, black family
    Subjects: Health > Disparities
    Health > Public Health
    Health > Public Health > Chronic Illness & Diseases > Diabetes
    Health > Public Health > Chronic Illness & Diseases > Hypertension
    Practice > outreach
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      Depositing User: Dr. Stephen B. Thomas
      Date Deposited: 03 Apr 2011
      Last Modified: 14 Jun 2011 11:04
      Link to this item (URI): http://health-equity.lib.umd.edu/id/eprint/120

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