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Cancer Facts & Figures for African Americans
The most common of these among African American men are prostate (40%), lung (15%), and colon and rectum (9%). Among African American women, the most common cancers are breast (34%), lung (13%), and colorectum (11%). Cancer facts such as these are presented in this updated edition of the American Cancer Society’s Cancer Facts and Figures for African Americans.
R E A D MORE GOOD STUFF BELOW
Affordable Care Act (ACA) presentations* The G.R.E.E.N. Foundation is a certified outreach and educator a sub-grantee of California Black Health Network a Covered California representative and lead agency.
|10/17/2013||ActNOW: Community Outreach @ Mt. Tabor @6p–7p (ACA*)||6614 S. Western Avenue, Los Angeles|
|10/17/2013||ActNOW:Community Outreach & Ed (Third) @7:30p- 8:30p* (ACA)||4323 Leimert Blvd, Los Angeles|
|10/19/2013||SisterTalk – Student Group “Empowering by Example” Annual Tea||Cal State Fullerton|
|10/19/2013||Compton Walk for the Cure @ 8a-12p (ACA)||900 Greenleaf Drive, Compton|
|10/19/2013||Pink Praise – Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events|
|Word of Faith Church @ 11a|
|Second Baptist Church@ 8a – 11a||4300 Westminster, Santa Ana|
|Reach Community Church @ 10:00a||22600-D Lambert St., Lake Forest|
|SonRise Church, Buena Park @ 11a|
|Greater Light @ 11a||1600 W. 3rd Street, Santa Ana|
|10/24/2013||Faith-Base & Community Leaders @ 8am must RSVP (ACA)||Riverside Municipal Auditorium 3485 Mission Inn Ave., Riverside|
|10/26/2013||Pink Praise – Breast Cancer Awareness Month Events @5p||191 N. Orange St. Orange|
|10/29/2013||Business Mixer – Union Bank @ 5p–7p||13300 Newport Avenue, Tustin|
A testimony from a male perspective
…I took my annual mammography recently (via the Every Woman Counts/The G.R.E.E.N. Foundation program), and was quite surprised at the quality of care that I received ….the staff there was very professional and treated the women with respect and caring.