Black women in England are twice as likely to be diagnosed with advanced breast cancer as white women.

Black women in England are twice as likely to be diagnosed with advanced breast cancer as white women.

Source: The Guardian Black women in England are more likely to get advanced breast cancer than white women, new analysis by Cancer Research UK and Public Health England shows. It was concluded that late-stage disease affected almost twice as many black women (22% of black African women and 22% of black Caribbean women) than white …

Breast Cancer and Women of African descent information event in London

Breast Cancer and Women of African descent information event in London

Saturday 29 May 3.00pm to 5.00pm Roxy Bar, 128 Borough High Street, SE1 (next to Sainsburys) Tube: London Bridge Entry: over 18’s only £5.00 admission, pay on the door Bring pen and pad and be on time. This presentation by Sister Abi* aims to empower women with information to help defeat breast cancer. It will …