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Statistics

98%.  In 2020American Indian/Alaskan Native women experienced the steepest drop in breast cancer screenings at 98 percent.

1st. Breast Cancer is the number one leading cause of cancer death for American Indian women.

2nd.  Breast Cancer is the 2nd leading cause of cancer death for American Indian women.

7%.  Native women have a 7% higher cancer rate compared to non-Hispanic white women. 

10%.  Native women have a 10% higher death rate compared to non-Hispanic white women.





 

BRAVE Diversity
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BRAVE Diversity Programs addressing breast cancer restoration disparities have been a priority since our inception.   A generous grant from Johnson & Johnson Mentor allows BRAVE to make resources and support available to these underserved communities.