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Patient satisfaction surveys fail to ask whether the patients experienced discrimination or received culturally competent care.
Latinos have seen a striking decline in COVID deaths while white people account for a larger proportion.
Second- and third-generation individuals in Los Angeles had a 35% and 61% higher risk, respectively, than those born in Mexico.
Black, Latino and American Indian people were more likely to have testing-related colonoscopy cancellations.
Regular screening can detect lung cancer early, when it’s easier to treat.
Refining algorithms by incorporating more images of people of color can teach AI to better diagnose melanoma and other skin cancers.
Up to 1 in 1,000 pregnant women each year receive a cancer diagnosis. Timely cancer treatment improves a person’s chances of survivorship.
Younger Black and Latino patients are at greater risk of colorectal adenocarcinoma that has spread to distant parts of the body.
A cancer survivor turned health justice activist who helps other people with cancer navigate the confusing medical system
Death from cardiovascular disease was higher among Black survivors of top 23 cancers. A new study shows other disparities.
However, when compared to the general population, the suicide risk for cancer patients remains elevated, finds a new study.
Authors of a new study stress the need to improve access to cancer screenings, especially for minorities and lower-income populations.
Latino children and those with public insurance had poorer survival even if they received the same treatment in clinical trials.
A study found that only 43% of clinical trials reported race and ethnicity. The FDA issued guidance to address these inequalities.
Age, sex and decade of diagnoses influenced long-term survival of adolescent and young adult leukemia survivors.
The coalition of African-American and Latino churches also supports the FDA’s proposed ban on menthol cigarettes and flavored cigars.
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