Those who reported getting the ideal amount of moderate to vigorous physical activity were about 24 percent less likely to develop hypertension.
BY ANDREW M. SEAMAN, REUTERS
One of the noted scientists whose accomplishments are being celebrated during Black History Month, African-American physician Dr. Solomon Carter Fuller was among the pioneering researchers who worked with Dr. Alois Alzheimer on the disease later named after Dr. Alzheimer... MORE
Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:
1. WHO TILLERSON IS ENLISTING FOR SYRIA TALKS
The inclusion of key Middle East allies is important because the security and stability of the country is paramount after the Islamic State group is vanquished.
2. BRIEF MARRIAGE PRECEDES SAN BERNARDINO SHOOTING
Cedric Anderson, 53, walked into his estranged wife's elementary school class and opened fire, killing her and an 8-year-old student before fatally shooting himself, authorities say.
3. BOMBARDMENT IN MOSUL TAKES HEAVY TOLL ON CIVILIANS
Iraqi government forces trying to wrest back the western half of the city from Islamic State group fighters are relying on heavier firepower.
4. ANOTHER SNIPPET OF VIDEO SHOWS TROUBLING SCENE
The Chicago passenger who had been dragged on his back to the front of a United Express plane later appeared dazed as he spoke through bloody lips.
5. DEMOCRATS FACE UPHILL CLIMB WITH ELECTORATE
Delivering a unifying message that resonates with anti-Trump protesters as well as white working-class voters in the Rust Belt and other presidential battlegrounds remains elusive... MORE
Shreveport HIV/AIDS Call to Action:
Half of black, quarter of Latino gay men projected to be diagnosed within their lifetime. Heterosexuals not immune.
The Beatings Paradigm: A carryover from our slavery past? Is there a correlation between planta-tion coding, and black parenting and discipline?
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