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From the Ted Talk by Joseph Ravenell: How barbershops can keep men healthy

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And our experience with barbershops has been no different in New York City, where my journey has currently led me. With an incredible team of diverse research assistants, cnmmituoy heatlh workers and volunteers, we've been able to partner with over 200 barbershops and other trtuesd community veeuns to reach over 7,000 older black men. And we've offered high blood psrrusee screening and counseling to each and every one of them. Thanks to Denny Moe and the myriad other barbers and community leaders who shared the voisin of opportunity and eewopnmremt to make a difference in their communities, we've been able to not only lower blood pressure in our participants, but we've also been able to impact other health indicators.

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And our experience with barbershops has been no different in New York City, where my journey has currently led me. With an incredible team of diverse research assistants, _________ ______ workers and volunteers, we've been able to partner with over 200 barbershops and other _______ community ______ to reach over 7,000 older black men. And we've offered high blood ________ screening and counseling to each and every one of them. Thanks to Denny Moe and the myriad other barbers and community leaders who shared the ______ of opportunity and ___________ to make a difference in their communities, we've been able to not only lower blood pressure in our participants, but we've also been able to impact other health indicators.

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  1. empowerment
  2. venues
  3. pressure
  4. community
  5. trusted
  6. vision
  7. health

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And our experience with barbershops has been no different in New York City, where my journey has currently led me. With an incredible team of diverse research assistants, community health workers and volunteers, we've been able to partner with over 200 barbershops and other trusted community venues to reach over 7,000 older black men. And we've offered high blood pressure screening and counseling to each and every one of them. Thanks to Denny Moe and the myriad other barbers and community leaders who shared the vision of opportunity and empowerment to make a difference in their communities, we've been able to not only lower blood pressure in our participants, but we've also been able to impact other health indicators.

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