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    ARIC celebrates 30 years of community, research

    ARIC celebrates 30 years of community, research

    Changes happen with age. Blood pressure rises, as does the risk of other cardiovascular diseases.Who is most susceptible to these changes? Why do they happen? And, perhaps most importantly, how can we use this knowledge to make people healthier?Big questions require big studies. For 30 years, the University of Mississippi Medical Center has been looking for the answers through the Jackson field site of the landmark Atherosclerosis Risk in Communities study, or ARIC.“The main focus [of ARIC] is...

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