Across the board, men are seeking fewer services regarding their physical and mental health which leads to increased numbers of undetected, yet preventable and treatable, diseases such as prostate and colorectal cancer. 598 more words
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By Sarah Reinhardt
(Black PR Wire) In April of 1915, Booker T. Washington proposed “National Negro Health Week,” recognizing that “without health and long life, all else fails.” His idea gradually evolved into observing the month of April as National Minority Health Month to raise awareness and eventually help eliminate the health disparities facing racial and ethnic minorities. 603 more words
April is National Minority Health Month—a time to raise awareness on issues impacting health disparities and health equity in America. Learn how Mass General’s Dr. Fatima Cody Stanford is addressing barriers and disparities by taking a holistic approach to both treat and advocate for patients who have obesity. 756 more words
Why is it important to study Minority Health?
In no more than 300 words explain why it is important to study African American Health
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