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Global cancer comparison highlights Maori inequality – Expert reaction

John Kerr posted in on October 15th, 2015.

Cancer rates are higher for Maori than other New Zealanders, but the same is not true for other countries’ indigenous peoples, says new research. The global study, published in the journal Lancet Oncology, examines differences in overall cancer burden between indigenous and non indigenous populations in Australia, Canada, the US and New Zealand. The authors, […]

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