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African-American men and prostate cancer

Get the check-up!

Obese Woman

Posted by Tara White on Monday, May 22, 2011

According to the US Department of Health and Human Services, In 2007, African American men were 1.4 times more likely to have new cases of prostate cancer, as compared to non-Hispanic white men.

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