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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Exercise Training and Blood Pressure in Hypertension: Integrated Mechanisms
Principal Investigator:

Noreen F. Rossi

Location: Allen Park, MI
Congressional District Code: 13
Research Service: Rehabilitation R&D
Project Period: July 2016 - December 2020
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $0
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


Hypertension is a major public health concern in the U.S. and affects ~70 million adults. Up to 36% of military Veterans have hypertension which is the primary risk-factor for development of stroke and other cardio- vascular diseases. Poor nutrition is a risk factor for heart disease and stroke. Fructose intake has increased in the general population and also in Veterans with up to 25% of Veterans consuming more than 82 g of fructose per person per day compared with only 0.8 g per person per day...

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