Black Women More Likely To Get Breast Cancer

A new report in the states that Black women are 30 to 90% more likely to be diagnosed with advanced breast cancer than White women, reports Business Week. This despite Black women getting as many mammograms as White women, say researchers in the "Hormones and Cancer" Journal. "This suggests that factors other than screening may be contributing to this persistent disparity, including differences in both lifestyle and genetics," said senior study author Dr. Christopher I. Li.  Read More: Robin Roberts on Surviving Breast CancerLife Saver: Turning Breast Cancer Into her Calling


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