News tagged with disparities

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In 2010, racial discrepancy in life expectancy 3.8 years

(HealthDay)—In 2010, the discrepancy in life expectancy between blacks and whites was 3.8 years, according to a July data brief published by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's National Center for Health ...

Jul 18, 2013
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Telephone intervention ups colorectal cancer screening

(HealthDay)—A telephone outreach intervention delivered by Medicaid managed care organization (MMCO) staff can increase rates of colorectal cancer (CRC) screening among women overdue for screening, according to a study ...

Jul 16, 2013
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Disparity

Disparity and disparities may refer to:

in healthcare:

in finance:

in science:

in social science:

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