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Sep 2019

“7th BREAST CANCER FUNDRAISING GOLF TOURNAMENT 2019”

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“7th BREAST CANCER FUNDRAISING GOLF TOURNAMENT 2019”

According to Globacan2018, there were 2,318 new breast cancer cases in Uganda and 1,076 died in 2018. Breast cancer mostly affect young women with a mean age of 42 years.  Mastectomy (removal of breasts) is the major treatment option among others to minimize spread of the disease.

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07

Nov 2018

UWOCASO and AFRON Partner to extend Free Breast, Cervical Cancer Education and Screening to Karamoja.

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Uganda Women’s Cancer Support Organisation(UWOCASO), St Kizito Hospital Matany ,with support from AFRON, Doctors with Africa, and PATOLOGI Oltre Frontiera organising a Free Breast and Cervical Cancer awareness and screening campaign in places of Matany Hospital, Lopeii and Lotome from 12th-16th November 2018.

The main objective is to see a greater awareness on breast and cervical cancer and hope that through this campaign, men and women will learn associated risks, prevention, and survivorship experience.

We are targeting getting 1000 people by the end of this campaign!

 

 

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