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Stroke Infections Are Deadlier Among Blacks

Black seniors are 39 times more likely than whites to die from infections after having a stroke, researchers suggest. A new study conducted at the University of Michigan found that 70 percent of Blacks experienced infections — mostly skin, urinary and respiratory infections — compared to 45 percent of whites. 

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