Singapore Government Press Release. There is increasing awareness that there are gender differences in the pattern of diseases and their management. Our aim is to address the health concerns of women of all age groups, taking into account their changing health needs and their role in society.
The Breast Cancer Awareness Month, marked in countries across the world every October, helps to increase attention and support for the awareness, early detection and treatment as well as palliative care of this disease. There are about 1. Breast cancer is by far the most common cancer in women worldwide, both in the developed and developing countries.
If I really want to do something I am going to go and do it and not put it off. Organized by the National Cancer Survivors Day Foundation NCSD as a way to celebrate life after cancer, the day features activities in local communities that include inspirational programs, parades, carnivals, walks, races, art exhibits, health fairs, and more. NCSD calls it a day for cancer survivors to stand together and show the world that life after a cancer diagnosis can be meaningful, productive, and even inspiring.
In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, we are giving this helpful guide about signs and symptoms of breast cancer to every woman who requests it. Help us honor those at every step of the breast cancer journey by sharing the story of how you or someone you love has been affected by breast cancer. We will share these stories throughout the month of October on our social media platforms to encourage others facing breast cancer. Share Now.
Breast cancer awareness is an effort to raise awareness and reduce the stigma of breast cancer through education on symptoms and treatment. Supporters hope that greater knowledge will lead to earlier detection of breast cancer, which is associated with higher long-term survival rates, and that money raised for breast cancer will produce a reliable, permanent cure. Breast cancer advocacy and awareness efforts are a type of health advocacy.
Executive Mansion, Richmond, Virginia: October, October is recognized as Breast Cancer Awareness Month in the Commonwealth and it marks another year in our fight against this deadly disease. Sadly, we all know someone--a mother, a sister, a friend, a neighbor--who has faced breast cancer.
Jump to main content. Jump to navigation. Too often, precious lives are interrupted or cut short by cancer.
In life you may come across a strong, bold, beautiful and courageous woman. One who inspires, motivates and has a zeal for life. In the midst of their darkest hours, these women decided to opt for a fighter mentality instead of a defeated one. To them, life was worth fighting for, as it's a precious gift from God.
Tracey Ann Jacobson and many other notable personalities. On this occasion, President Jahjaga said: Honourable participants, Today we are witnessing our care and solidarity, not just as individuals but also as a society, in support of all those who are touched by this illness. Through various activities, not just during the month of October, but each day of the year, all of us, transfer our message to those touched by the breast cancer-that they are not fighting this battle alone.
Ahmeti, Honourable Ambassadors and representatives of the diplomatic missions in the Republic of Kosovo, Honourable family members, Honourable Mrs. Latifi, Honourable citizens, Honourable women, dear friends! The ailment of cancer, which indiscriminately touches upon all layers of the society, and upon both genders, has become a global concern, as the number of those touched by this illness is increasing on daily basis.