Hypertension & Type 2 Diabetes

  • Afro-Caribbeans in the UK are 3x more likely to have type 2 diabetes or/and hypertention

  • Hypertension & Type 2 diabetes as a result of a poor life style, poor diet & stress

  • Hypertension & Type 2 diabetes puts the black community at higher risk of dying from covid-19
     

VIDEOS

Registered Nutritionist: Simone Venner talks to us about hypertension, the dangers of salt and highlights alternatives

Dietician Catherine Rabess: talks to us about some of the myths we hear about food

lITERATURE

WHY IS RACE STILL IN THE BRITISH BLOOD PRESSURE GUIDELINES?

IS ETHNICITY LINKED TO INCIDENCE OF OUTCOMES OF COVID-19

COMMUNITY APPROACHES TO ADDRESSING HIGH BLOOD PRESSURE IN BLACK MEN - RACE EQUALITY FOUNDATION

RACE, FOOD ACCESS & GEOGRAPHIES OF SELF-RELIANCE

"NOW YOU ARE EATING SLAVE FOOD!": A GENEALOGY OF FEIJOADA, RACE AND NATION

65 BLACK FOOD EXPERTS

Jaynaide powis-World Obesity Federation

Obesity in the black community