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Black men have a 70 percent higher rate of developing prostate cancer than white men, and research from the American Cancer Society found that Black men are more than twice as likely to die from prostate cancer than their White counterparts. Photo: iStockphoto / NNPA

Prostate Cancer Is Rising Within Black America

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. President and CEO, NNPA As the United States continues to grapple with its legacy of systemic racism, debates on issues...

May is Declared Mental Health Awareness Month

On May 1, County Executive George Latimer officially launched May as “Mental Health Awareness Month” in Westchester. Latimer announced the annual recognition would appear...
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