University Hospital Limerick cancer patient fronts World Health Organisation HPV campaign

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What are the leading causes - A review paper released by The National Center for Biotechnology Information revealed that of all cancer-related deaths, nearly 25-30% are due to tobacco, as many as 30-35% are linked to diet, about 15-20% are due to infections, and the remaining percentage are due to other factors - An Abnormality Report released by Indus Health Plus recently shows that those within the age group of 30 - 45 years are at risk of cancer. 70% of those deaths occurred in low and middle-income countries, including those of the WHO South-East Asia Region. Currently, 20% of these patients with symptoms from their cancer present with an emergency complication of their disease, such as haemorrhage. As a 2014 World Health Assembly resolution urges, beyond prevention and control, this should include promoting quality palliative services able to give terminal patients the care and dignity they deserve.

Nsabimana got to know that she had cancer in 2003.

The situation in Pakistan is very alarming as after cardiovascular diseases, cancer has the second highest reason of deaths. If cancer is diagnosed early it is treatable and the survival rate is high.

The UN's World Health Organisation recommends vaccination of all girls, and screening and treatment for older women to reduce cancer risk.

This year's theme, "I can, we can" acknowledges that everyone has the capacity to address the cancer burden. More than a third of cancer deaths could be prevented by adopting a healthier lifestyle.

On personal level, with little effort, these relatively simple risk reduction strategies can help one to virtually eliminate cancer risk, and radically improve chances of recovering from cancer if one has it. One in four people would not seek medical attention after discovering a potential cancer symptom due to fear of the diagnosis, according to a United Kingdom report.

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Cancer, as an ailment, is deservedly attracting the attention of not only health authorities but also individuals who have had encounters, directly or indirectly, with its mortal effect.

The above statistics from the WHO are alarming and would have been brought to the attention of the relevant stakeholders such as the Ministry of Health.

Something that can not be ignored, however, is the importance of cancer prevention. "This is done at health facilities, and through campaigns in different places like schools", he said. "What did I do wrong?"- Some people think they're being punished for something they did or didn't do in the past. A smoker can have the resolution to quit smoking as soon as possible.

Making a statement on Wold Cancer Day 2019, the body said "Unfounded rumours about HPV vaccines continue to unnecessarily delay or impede the scaling up of the vaccination, which is so urgently needed to prevent cervical cancer". I've worked on research mapping out the symptoms that a GP is most likely to see in their surgery and which cancers they relate to.

"I only want the best for my son and when he was cleared by the doctors, it was as if God answered my prayers".

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