Partners with American Cancer Society

National Hispanic Medical Association Partners With American Cancer Society


Did you know that cancer is the second leading cause of death among Hispanics, accounting for 20% of deaths nationally?


Overall, about 1 in 2 Hispanic men and 1 in 3 Hispanic women will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. NHMA is working with the American Cancer Society to promote education among Hispanic health professionals and their patients.

Click Here for Cancer Facts & Figures for Hispanics/Latinos 2009-2011 (PDF)

Click Here for Cancer Awareness for Hispanic Women (PDF)

Click Here for Datos Estadisticas Hispanos Latinos 2009-2011 (PDF)

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