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Posted inHealth Disparities

Providers at this NC colon cancer hotspot seek to shrink the screening gap with at-home tests

By Liora Engel-Smith The envelopes that may hold the key to detecting colorectal cancer early are unremarkable. Slim but large, they could just as easily hold a medical bill or the details of a new insurance policy. Instead, the paper envelopes hold tools that are reminiscent of art supplies: a wand or brushes, maybe a […]