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World Cancer Day - Feb. 4th, 2019

by Jane Ashley

Monday, February 4, 2019, is World Cancer Day – a day designated throughout the world to bring awareness concerning cancer and the importance of early screening and detection. This day also focuses on ways to help prevent cancer, with healthy eating, exercise, smoking cessation, and HPV awareness and vaccination.

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The World and Cancer.

According to the World Health Organization, about 9.6 million people died worldwide in 2018 from cancer. Translated that means about 1 of every 6 deaths was...

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February is National Cancer Prevention Month

by GregP_WN

February is National Cancer Prevention Month, so..... what does that mean? With hundreds of thousands of cancer cases preventable through good diet, exercise and weight control, this month's "awareness" is not just to let someone know that you have a particular kind of cancer, or that there is another cancer out there that everyone should know about. But it is instead geared toward preventing as many of these cancer cases as possible from ever getting diagnosed. 

February National Cancer Prevention Month

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What Can You Do For #WorldCancerDay?

by GregP_WN

World Cancer Day is February 4th, 2016. A truly global event taking place every year on February 4th, World Cancer Day unites the world’s population in the fight against cancer.                    World Cancer Day

It aims to save millions of preventable deaths each year by raising awareness and education about the disease, pressing governments and individuals across the world to take action.

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World Cancer Day was established by the Paris Charter adopted...

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