Posted by: audreybenenati | April 12, 2010

American Lung Association Releases Report on Lung Cancer in African Americans: Calls for Eliminating Health Disparities


WASHINGTON, April 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The American Lung Association today released its report, Too Many Cases, Too Many Deaths: Lung Cancer in African Americans, a compilation of research examining lung cancer among African Americans and the need to eliminate this and other health disparities. The report, which includes a preface by William J. Hicks, M.D., provides important information on the possible biological, environmental, political and cultural factors that make African Americans more likely to get lung cancer and more likely to die from it.

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