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Colorectal screening up, racial disparity down in New York City (Reuters)

“Through the efforts of a coalition of New York City health officials in 2003, colon cancer screening rates there rose dramatically, and by 2014 there were no longer difference in screening rates by race or ethnicity.”.

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Colon Cancer Screening Rates on the Rise in NYC (US News and World Report)

“Colon cancer screening rates in New York City rose 40 percent over four years, possibly due to the efforts of a coalition created to promote and improve access to the procedure, a new study suggests.”.

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