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Why Don’t More Black Parents Text Kids Health Info?

While African-Americans are more likely to use smart phones to attain health information, a recent report suggests that when it comes to sharing that info, we may be lagging. Researchers found that while 87 percent of Black mothers were interested in being sent info, only 17 percent texted health info to their kids, says FierceMobileHealthCare.Com

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