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After adjustment for nonbiological differences

Black Race Not Tied to Worse Prostate Cancer Mortality

Findings seen in cohorts of men with nonmetastatic disease after adjusting for nonbiological differences
Overall rates of active surveillance are up for all men with low-risk prostate cancer

Fewer Black Men Adopt Active Surveillance for Prostate Cancer

Overall, use of active surveillance nearly tripled among both black and nonblack men from 2010 to 2015
Racial-minority populations incur higher costs and experience higher rates of complications in cleft palate repair

Costs, Complications Up for Minorities in Cleft Palate Repair

Hospital charges highest for black and Hispanic patients; more total complications seen for black patients
Clinical manifestations of systemic lupus erythematosus vary by racial and ethnic groups

Lupus Manifestations Appear to Differ by Race, Ethnicity

Increased risk for severe manifestations seen among blacks, Hispanics, and Asians/Pacific Islanders
Positive cultural beliefs around taking aspirin for prevention of cardiovascular disease are associated with greater adoption of the intervention among African-Americans

Providers, Peers Influence Aspirin Use Among African-Americans

Positive social environment around a prevention approach may increase uptake, authors say
Whites in Western states are experiencing the most rapid increase in early-onset colorectal cancer

Early-Onset CRC Rising Fastest for Whites in Western States

Neither increases in prevalence of obesity nor heavy alcohol consumption correlated with CRC trends
Hysterectomy-corrected uterine cancer incidence rates show that nonendometrioid carcinoma rates have been increasing among all women

Incidence Rates for Aggressive Uterine Cancers on the Rise

Survival rates lowest for non-Hispanic blacks regardless of stage at diagnosis, histologic subtype
Hispanic and black children are more likely than white children to miss school due to atopic dermatitis

Eczema-Related School Absences Higher Among Blacks, Hispanics

3.3 percent of children missed at least six days of school in six months due to their skin condition
Firearm mortality in the United States

Firearms Leading Cause of Death Among Young Adult Men

Findings in U.S., Mexico, Brazil, Colombia based on national vital statistics data from 1990 to 2015
Overall

Medicaid Expansion Cuts Racial Disparities in Preterm Births

Overall rates of low birth weight unchanged, but reduction seen in disparities for black infants