June is Men’s Health Month. As this month comes to a close, IMPH and the SC Cancer Alliance have jointly released the Cancer Mortality in African American Men in South Carolina: Lung, Prostate and Colorectal Cancer data brief.

The South Carolina Institute of Medicine and Public Health (IMPH) and the South Carolina Cancer Alliance released a joint data brief examining recognizable racial disparities in cancer mortality that exists among African American men in South Carolina. The brief provides a glimpse of lung, prostate and colorectal cancer among this audience and includes opportunities to address these inequities.