World Health Organization and vaccine group back ‘critical’ cervical cancer shots

World Health Organization and vaccine group back ‘critical’ cervical cancer shots

In Nigeria and as part of activities marking 2018 version of the day, the Federal Government launched a four-year action plan on cancer - the four-year National Cancer Control Plan (2018-2022). Also, these cancers diagnosed in China comprise between one third and one-half of the global incidence burden from lung, stomach, liver, and esophageal cancers. According to the American Cancer Society, people lose weight at least once when suffering from the disease.

On average, almost 1,364 patients died of stomach cancer every day, and that is six people every minute.

Turning to breast cancer, the MEP spoke of the need for there to be a specialised unit, highlighting that now such care is fragmented.

The turnout to the early detection of colon cancer, to which people aged 50-74 are invited, is only 21%, while a programme for the early detection of cervical cancer is undergoing reorganisation.

But despite the positives of spotting cancer early, many factors can stand in the way, from socioeconomic disadvantages to social taboos and even physical barriers. That overall decline in cancer mortality of 26 percent since 1991 amounts to millions of cancer deaths averted.

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A majority of cancers can be managed/cured if detected early, say experts.

Asciak said that more European Union and national funds need to be allocated to activities and long-term campaigns raising awareness for cancer. Get educated about their specific risk factors as well as when to start and how often to receive cancer screenings. Declare "One Voice Against Cancer", a broad coalition of public interest groups representing millions of cancer patients, researchers, providers, survivors and their families, we urge you to make cancer research and prevention programs a top priority in FY 2019.

How will China deal with the serious problem of cancer?

Importantly, and as the theme of this year's World Cancer Day - 'I am and I will' - emphasizes, each of us can be a changemaker. The government must make policies to build a national cancer prevention and control system and emphasize on individuals' role in cancer prevention. We need a shift of mindset to change from taking an early cancer screening to applying professional early prevention and control techniques. We are in the midst of a technological revolution that is providing new insights into human biology and cancer.

University Teaching Hospital of Kigali offers surgery, King Faisal Hospital offers surgery and drugs, Butaro Cancer Centre offers chemotherapy, Rwanda Military Hospital offers surgery, and will soon have radiotherapy as well, and also offers chemotherapy, while University Teaching Hospital of Butare also does surgery.

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