Women’s Cancer Initiative:A joint commitment to save lives

February 4th, 2013 | Posted by sabatief in Uncategorized

Breast and cervical cancer are the most common women’s cancers, with over 400,000 women newly diagnosed and roughly 120,000 women dying annually from these cancers in the Americas. Many of these women’s lives can be saved with effective screening, early diagnosis and accessible treatment. There is an urgent need to scale up cancer prevention, treatment and control, given the high burden of the disease and the availability of cost-effective interventions.

February 5-7 Meeting, PAHO Headquarters

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