Not Enough Doctors Recognize Hair Care as a Barrier to Exercise for African American Women (3 of 3) (video) MediaSource Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption African American women face a unique challenge to regular exercise - their hair. However, it's a problem that is not often acknowledged by primary care doctors as a barrier to a healthy lifestyle. Credit The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center Usage Restrictions Please courtesy The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in a graphic or voice over. 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.