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Nearly 50% of those living with HIV/AIDS are African American

1 in 12 African Americans May Suffer And Die from Sickle Cell Disease

3.2M african americans have diabetes 33% don't know

Cardiovascular disease is the #1 killer of African Americans

African American women are 18% more likely to die from breast cancer

African Americans are 20% more likely to experience serious mental health problems than the general population.

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  • 8th Annual National African American Hepatitis C Action Day

    13th of July 2020

    We will not be distributing promotional items this year. However, we encourage you to share with us any of your events and join our Twitter chat. Please e-mail info@nblch.org. SAVE THE DATE! Wednesday, July 25th is the 8th Annual┬áNational African American Hepatitis C Action Day (NAAHCAD).┬áThis day provides an opportunity to promote Hepatitis C prevention, […]

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