Published in Women's Health Weekly, September 27th, 1999
The conference, spearheaded by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, hammered home the message that federal programs alone won't erase the racial disparity among cancer patients.
As cancer rates decline among whites, other groups such as blacks, Hispanics, and Native Americans still carry "an unequal burden of cancer," the experts say. They blame the disparity on...
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