Chicago organization on mission to reduce disparities in women’s health

Chicago organization on mission to reduce disparities in women’s health

CHICAGO (TOC) — Equal Hope has a created a mannequin for decreasing breast most cancers racial mortality disparities.

The group has been on a mission to avoid wasting girls’s lives by eliminating well being disparities in Illinois. Initially by means of the lens of breast most cancers, it has now expanded to cervical most cancers and different girls’s cancers since 2008.

Dr. Anne Marie Murphy, the chief director of Equal Hope, joined ABC7 Chicago Monday to debate the disparities and upcoming occasions.

RELATED: Chicago amongst largest US cities with widest racial well being hole, mortality price: research

Equal Hope is internet hosting its annual gala at Morgan Manufacturing in Fulton Market from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday.

For extra on Equal Hope applications and companies, click on right here.

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