Why Are Blacks More Likely to Die from Stroke? (image) University of Alabama at Birmingham Share Print E-Mail Caption New UAB research finds that higher incidence of stroke at younger ages, rather than a greater risk of death after stroke, is to blame. Credit UAB News Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.