Projects focus on breast health and promoting health education
March 9, 2018
| By Diane Mapes / Fred Hutch News Service
Two community nonprofits, one focused on breast health and another promoting health education, are the latest recipients of pilot grants from Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center’s Health Disparities Research Center, or HDRC.
Nov. 1, 2017
| By Drs. Beti Thompson and Nancy E. Davidson
As another Breast Cancer Awareness Month comes to an end, a troubling inequity must remain front and center: Black women are being left behind by our efforts to end the suffering caused by this disease. This disparity can be narrowed with two steps: Boost research on the types of breast cancer that are more prevalent among black women, and improve outreach efforts to inform them.
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