Afro-Caribbean Men Are Less Predisposed To Be Investigated For Prostate Cancer

Afro-Caribbean Men Are Less Predisposed To Be Investigated For Prostate Cancer
A recent study from the University of Exeter Medical School found that Afro-Caribbean men are less willing to be evaluated for prostate cancer than white men. However, these men have higher mortality rates and are more likely to have emergency diagnoses, even though the reason behind this fact is still not clear. The study was published in

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Isaura Santos graduated with a BS in Cell and Molecular Biology from Universidade Nova de Lisboa and a MA in Communication, Culture and Information Technologies from University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL). Her professional interests include science communication, public awareness of science and communication of science through entertainment.

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