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Black Men’s Poor Health Costs Billions

Health disparities aren’t just bad for our lives, but also for the economy and our pockets, a new study suggests. Researchers from Johns Hopkins found that between the years 2006-2009, racial health disparities among Black men accrued a whopping $341.8 billion in excess medical costs. Black men in this report were more likely to be obese, have diabetes and suffer from heart disease.  

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