black England

From the headlines: ‘disturbing’ race divide on cancer patients’ wait times in England.

Black Women in Europe™

The Guardian Exclusive: Analysis of 126,000 cases over a decade shows black and Asian people wait longer for diagnosis than white people.

The median for white patients waiting longest is 41 days, for Asian patients it is 56, and for black patients it is 73. It means black patients waiting the longest for a breast cancer diagnosis wait an entire month longer than white women also forced to wait.

Read the entire article on The Guardian’s website.

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