LLP097: Racial Disparities In Cancer Not Even Yet But Getting Better

Introduction... On this week's episode of the Lunch and Learn with Dr. Berry we discuss recent findings from the American Cancer Society which discussed the "improvement" in racial disparities in regards to cancer. The study highlights what drove this improvement & what still needs to be done for [...]

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LLP016: How bad is colon cancer in the african american community?

Colon cancer is one of the leading causes of death in the United States and African Americans are hit even harder than the average. On this episode listen to some of the staggering numbers & effects of  colon cancer that can almost be prevented with routine screening. I can tell [...]

By |2018-12-26T20:19:45-04:00July 10th, 2017|Categories: BLOG|Tags: , , |1 Comment

Why colon cancer is a major killer in African Americans

As the month of Colon Cancer Awareness month continues I knew it was imperative to touch on its effect in the African American community.  Like many of the disorders I encounter on a daily basis Colon Cancer tends to disproportionately affect those in this community at a much more detrimental rate. [...]

By |2019-01-18T04:03:12-04:00March 16th, 2017|Categories: Medical Spotlights|Tags: , |1 Comment

Colon Cancer in the African American Community- Lunch and Learn Ep. 25

Today Dr. Berry is talking about Colon Cancer in the African American Community. During the video you will learn: Why the focus on African Americans How have they fared since 1999 One of the biggest reasons for the disparity What can physicians do to help Why this is a public health [...]

By |2018-12-25T22:12:08-04:00March 14th, 2017|Categories: BLOG|Tags: , |Comments Off on Colon Cancer in the African American Community- Lunch and Learn Ep. 25