Virginia man uses his story to raise awareness for male breast cancer

Virginia man uses his story to raise awareness for male breast cancer

Virginia man uses his story to raise awareness for male breast cancer

The American Cancer Society states that breast cancer is the most common cancer among women, accounting for more than 1 in 8 cancer cases diagnosed in the USA citizens.

On her part, wife of the Northern Regional Minister, Hajia Alima Saeed lamented the increasing rate of Breast Cancer cases in the region. Golden Rock Cancer Awareness Foundation (GRCAF) was also represented with a booth. Also known simply as the Breast Cancer Care App, BECCA is available on smart phones, tablets, and computers.

She said that a total of over 5000 patients were screened and examined in the Breast Cancer Screening center at PIMS during the last three years.

With October, Breast Cancer Awareness Month, coming to an end, it's important to note that while pink signage may be replaced, the fight against breast cancer continues. It's always better to be safe than sorry, but due to lack of awareness and acceptance; no one wants to come across it until it actually happens to them.

Dr. Ayesha further elaborated that this is the first breast cancer centre of the country as other cancer centres deal will all kind of cancers, adding that though breast cancer claims a lot of lives, it is curable if detected at an early stage. Study years considered for this insight to analyze the market size of Global Breast Cancer Therapeutics Market are - "History Year: 2013-2017", "Base Year: 2017", "Estimated Year: 2018", "Forecast Year 2018 to 2025".

To study competitive developments such as expansions, agreements, new product launches, and acquisitions in the Breast Cancer Therapeutics industry.

At present, only Shaukat Khanum Cancer Hospital in Lahore and Karachi's Agha Khan Hospital provided one-stop breast cancer clinic once or twice a week.

"The American Cancer Society puts the statistics out every year".

Feedback from participants who have attended the workshops has been very positive with one woman commenting: "A great incentive to stay healthy with a group of like-minded people". While many women assume that it is merely the presence of an isolated lump that suggests breast cancer, the truth is that it can also manifest itself as scattered seed-like tumours that spread like tentacles across the breast tissue.

"Someone will have many risk factors but not have breast cancer and others may not have any risk factors but will have the disease", he said.

That is why researchers at the University of Cincinnati (UC) are investigating a molecular diagnostic test to determine whether, after biopsy, someone is at high or low risk for actually developing malignant breast cancer, News Medical reports.

The Immediate Past Deputy National President of NAWOJ, Hajia Bilqees Oladimeji, said that early detection was the only panacea to prevent breast cancer.

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