African Americans are twice as likely to die from stroke as Caucasians

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Ih8nigurs

United States

#2 May 11, 2013
Good
Ariel Castro 4 President

Sicklerville, NJ

#3 May 11, 2013
Whites a million times more likely to get melanoma. So we are even.
Ih8nigurs

United States

#4 May 11, 2013
Ariel Castro 4 President wrote:
Whites a million times more likely to get melanoma. So we are even.
Even if that were true it wouldn't make you any less of a n-r.
great news

Ashburn, VA

#6 May 11, 2013
_0h-Rea11y_ wrote:
One half of all African American women will die from stroke or heart disease.
http://www.stroke.org/site/PageServer...
African Americans have twice the mortality from stroke compared with Caucasians.
African Americans have more severe and disabling strokes compared with Caucasians.
African American women have a lower 1-year survival following ischemic stroke (caused by a blood clot) compared with Caucasians.
African Americans have twice the risk of first ever strokes compared with Caucasians.
Among those aged 20 to 44 years of age, African Americans are 2.4 times more likely to have a stroke compared with Caucasians.
That's excellent news, anyway we can get the rates up?
great news

Ashburn, VA

#7 May 11, 2013
Ariel Castro 4 President wrote:
Whites a million times more likely to get melanoma. So we are even.
You dumb buck, Nigguhs have more chance of dying with melanoma, your shit-colored skin disguises it more, so by the time you find out you may have it, you'll already have a 25% chance of being dead within the year - unlike White folks who are a little over 10% lol

Personally, I hope all you nogs do go round thinking that skin cancer doesn't effect you, then maybe your plague will be gone sooner.

The thing is, Negro, when you think something is risky you can take precautions, but if you think it is not risky then you may not. It's like comparing a Negro running through a field with "Warning minefield" thinking its melanin will stop the blast and shrapnel, while the non-Negro takes a detour or treads VERY carefully.
Ariel Castro 4 President

Sicklerville, NJ

#8 May 11, 2013
_0h-Rea11y_ wrote:
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Uhh, Clemm?
"But with less than half of melanomas in African Americans diagnosed at an early stage (compared to 74 percent in Hispanics and 84 percent in Caucasians) and survival rates hovering around 77 percent (versus 91 percent for Caucasians), doctors caution that it's not a disease that should be ignored."
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/05/09/skin...
LOL so what you are trying to tell me is you skin peelers can brave the sun better than blacks?

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