According to the American Heart Association, the prevalence of hypertension in African Americans in the United States is among the highest in the world.
I've become a representative of the American Diabetes Association, and then I just became national spokesman for the American Heart Association for a campaign called The Heart of Diabetes, which brings the awareness of cardio-vascular disease to diabetics.
For many, the American dream has become a nightmare.
Association with my pupils has kept me young in my work. Criticism of their work has kept my own point of view clear.
William Merritt Chase
Wherever you go, go with all your heart.