Rural-dwelling Americans at higher risk of developing heart failure compared to their urban counterparts

Rural-dwelling Americans at higher risk of developing heart failure compared to their urban counterparts

Rural-dwelling Americans at higher risk of developing heart failure compared to their urban counterparts Adults living in rural areas of the United States have a 19% higher risk of developing heart failure compared to their urban counterparts, and Black men living in rural areas have an especially higher risk - 34%, according to a large observational study supported by the National Institutes of Health. The study, one of the first to look at the link between living in rural America …