Health Experts, Stroke Survivor Discuss Health Disparities

CONCORD, N.C. — Health and state officials are working to address health disparities impacting our community.


What You Need To Know

  • State agencies and hospitals are working to address health inequity.
  • According to the CDC, Black Americans are twice as likely to suffer a stroke than white Americans.
  • Black and Hispanic Americans are more likely to die from a stroke.

According to the Centers for Disease Control, minority groups are at a higher risk of having chronic illnesses such as…

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