Posts made in February, 2017

childhood cancer international – Press Release

Posted by on Feb 16, 2017 in Events | 0 comments

childhood cancer international – Press Release

Today is International Childhood Cancer Day which highlights the need for concerted global actions to address the growing challenge posed by this non-communicable disease. Globally, childhood and adolescent cancer is threatening to overtake infectious diseases, as one of the highest causes of disease-related mortality in children. According to IARC (2015), the reported worldwide incidence of childhood cancer is increasing, from 165,000 new cases annually to 215,000 cases for children 14 years...

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World cancer day – Press release

Posted by on Feb 5, 2017 in Events, Recent Activities | 0 comments

World cancer day – Press release

World Cancer Day: highlighting physical activity in the global fight against cancer   Worldwide deaths from cancer predicted to triple by 2035 Saturday 4 February 2017 – World Cancer Day: Geneva, Switzerland –Today, on World Cancer Day, millions are urged to get active to help combat the world’s most deadly disease. Under the banner ‘We can. I can.’ the day will encourage people to be more active -in every sense- in the fight against a disease that, in less than two decades, will be...

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