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Native Americans With Cancer Largely ''Invisible'' to Policymakers


Health & Wellness  (tags: Native Americans, cancer, the Intercultural Cancer Council, April, report, alarming, incidence, death rates, access to prevention strategies, screening tests, health care, urban vs rural, disparities, federal, state, policymakers )

LucyKalei
- 4006 days ago - indiancountry.com
Compared to other groups, Indians have poorest survival rate for all cancers & many cancers disproportionately affect Native populations. Incidence & death rates from kidney cancer found to be higher than any other group. Poverty, discrepancies between..



   

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Past Member (0)
Saturday May 3, 2008, 5:46 pm
No other minority group have been as neglected & denied as the American indian........

American indians need as much if not more representation in this government as all other minority groups.

"Sooner or later,
we sit down to a
banquet of consequences."
-Robert Louis Stevenson.....PLANT TREES FOR LIFE....FOR SURVIVAL....


 

Past Member (0)
Saturday May 3, 2008, 6:08 pm
God Bless the native americans and may the white man see the error of his ways some day.
 
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