Breast Cancer More Deadly for Minorities

October 16, 2014 9:58 PM

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Breast Cancer More Deadly for Minorities

White women have the highest rate of breast cancer, but African American and Hispanic women are more likely to die from the disease.

The FDA is spotlighting breast cancer in minorities during Breast Cancer Awareness Month.Federal figures show black women 35 to 44 , have a breast cancer death rate more than twice the rate of white women the same age. The FDA says minority women tend to be diagnosed with late-stage diseases more o...

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