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First Lady lends support to breast cancer awareness campaign

KARACHI: First lady Begum Samina Alvi has supported a breast cancer awareness campaign to increase availability and access to affordable, quality healthcare and informed choices for women through family planning. A non-profit organisation Greenstar Social Marketing (GSM) recently collaborated with

MoU signed to create awareness on breast cancer

KARACHI: The University of Karachi and Pink Pakistan Trust have signed the memorandum of understanding (MoU) to work together for spreading awareness to reduce the mortality rate of breast cancer and to promote women’s wellbeing and empowerment in the country.

England to join South Africa’s cancer cause by wearing pink kits

England will wear a limited edition pink kit and will join South Africa in raising funds for breast cancer in the third one-day international (ODI) on Sunday. South Africa will play for the ninth time in their traditional home ‘Pink

First Lady calls for increasing awareness on breast cancer

ISLAMABAD: First Lady Begum Samina Alvi on Wednesday pointed out the lack of awareness about breast cancer was causing loss of women’s lives in Pakistan and called for enhanced awareness to check the disease. Highlighting the important role of media,

Consuming red onions may prevent cancer

ONTARIO: The research lead by University of Guelph has stated that onions play a vital role in preventing cancer, specifically the red ones; dark in colour, have the most fighting power against cancer. Red onions contain several anti-cancer compounds including