Prostate cancer death risk is higher
in Black men
Black men are more 60% more likely to develop- and two to three times more likely to die from- prostate cancer than Caucasians.
The natural course of the disease is more aggressive in Black men; in addition, there are social issues such as a reluctance to be tested, that differentially impacts this population.
Mediterranean diet decreased chances of kidney stones
Diet plays an important role in the formation of kidney stones. Recent data shows a link between having a Mediterranean dietary pattern and decreased chances of developing stone disease.