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April is National Minority¬†Health Month, and there is still a¬†lot of work that needs to be done¬†to reduce the disparities in health¬†among various groups of Ohioans. Within Cuyahoga County,¬†there are also significant gaps in¬†life expectancy depending on¬†where someone lives. The worst¬†health outcomes are in the urban¬†core ‚ÄĒ Cleveland and its first ring¬†suburbs. ¬†In¬†the April 2016 issue of the Real Deal Press,¬†HIP-Cuyahoga’s Martha Halko and Amy Bush Stevens, of Health Policy Institute of Ohio, discuss a few initiatives underway to foster and improve opportunities for all to be healthy in Cuyahoga County.