- By Vivien Williams
Mayo Clinic Minute: What African-Americans Should Know About Stroke
Cardiovascular diseases such as stroke are a leading cause of death and disability in the U.S. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that African-American men and women are more likely to have a stroke than any other population in the country.
In this Mayo Clinic Minute, reporter Vivien Williams talks to neurologist Dr. Maisha Robinson about what African-American adults can do to lower their risk of stroke.
Journalists: Broadcast-quality video pkg (:59) is in the downloads. Read the script.