Smart + Strong.
All Rights Reserved.
Smart + Strong®
is a registered trademark of CDM Publishing, LLC.
Rates of participation by Blacks would need to more than triple to match their share of the population living with cancer.
Anthony Fauci, MD, highlighted how socioeconomic status contributes to racial disparities during the coronavirus pandemic.
A coalition of LGBT groups sues the Trump administration over the rule. The lawsuit is “Whitman-Walker Clinic v. HHS.”
Black and Hispanic children are more likely to live in poverty and have limited access to primary care, which threatens their survival.
Fred Hutch researchers work to disrupt health disparities and misinformation as coronavirus ravages the medically underserved.
Reducing cancer-related death rates among Black people to those of white people would save $3.2 billion in annual lost earnings.
$3.2 Billion in lost earnings would be avoided in 2015 alone had mortality and earning been equal between blacks and whites
The proportion of Black men in these trials has significantly decreased from 1995 to 2014.
Certain areas are providing more testing, temporary housing and financial support to help reduce coronavirus cases in Black communities.
A community leader and academic, Simmons also led the DC-based HIV nonprofit Us Helping Us. He died of prostate cancer.
“[We must] make sure these families have access to the resources they need to ensure their children can get the highest quality care.”
Investigators studied how the association between race and outcomes varies among nearly 1 million people with common cancers.
“This could be a piece of the puzzle explaining why these patients with lung cancer tend to have worse outcomes than white patients."
Experts are calling on the CDC to release data on how COVID-19 impacts patients by race.
A brisk walk or laps around the pool could improve overall well-being.
Former Air Force senior master sergeant Sheila McGlown, 53, has metastatic breast cancer. She lives with her husband near St. Louis.
You have been inactive for 60 minutes and will be logged out in . Any updates not saved will be lost.
Click here to log back in.