Editorial on breast cancer and the health system – Editorial – Opinion

In Colombia and the world, breast cancer ranks first in incidence and mortality among all tumors that affect women. In the country, according to the National Cancer Institute, every year 13,380 new cases of this pathology are diagnosed and more than 3,700 women die from this cause in the same period. These numbers become relevant … Read more

Care should be regularized for patients with breast cancer: deputy – Zona Franca

Guanajuato, Gto. Due to the fact that since the current administration the shortage of medicines has been a constant problem and women with breast cancer have been affected, the PRD deputy Claudia Silva Campos asked the Federal and State Health Secretariat to respond to the demands and guarantee access to women to health services. The … Read more

Female smokers have 10 times the risk of developing breast cancer: CIJ

The director of the Saltillo Delegation of Youth Integration Center, Norma Pérez Reyes assured that, in women, smoking increases the possibility of contracting breast cancer by 10 percent, since cigarettes contain approximately 200 toxic substances, of which 40 of them are directly related to the incidence of cases of this disease. In the framework of … Read more

Breast cancer patient organizations oppose CCSS treatment change

Listen to this article Reading time: < 1 minuteBreast cancer patients, from multiple national organizations, came together to ask the Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) not to modify the current treatment by injection of herceptin. This medicine, which is administered subcutaneously (under the skin), takes five minutes to apply. Now the CCSS will offer ... Read more

Customs personnel are trained “Breast Cancer, examine yourself in time”

In the month dedicated to the prevention and fight against breast cancer, the Customs Administration of Honduras and the Emma Romero de Callejas Cancer Center through the videoconference called “Breast Cancer, examine yourself in time” raised awareness among the collaborators of the different national customs points on prevention and the importance of conducting an examination … Read more

Zesta Punta, dishes and rose wine against breast cancer

Joining the pink october, the restaurant Zesta Punta and the chef Donovan Correa will have available throughout the month the pairing menu “Rosé all day”. There are two menu options, one consisting of five courses accompanied with rosé wine from Santo Tomás; and another simpler package consisting of a tapas plate with wine. “We propose … Read more

DIF clinic detects two suspected cases of breast cancer

The Ciudad Madero DIF System has detected two suspected cases of breast cancer in women from Madeira, within the studies carried out in this medical unit. Subscribe to the digital edition of El Sol de Tampico here Patricia Belem Reyna Uribe, clinic director of the DIF Madero System, pointed out that they have had a … Read more

SALVATI and MILC present manifesto to support treatment of patients with breast cancer

We are going through a health crisis due to Covid-19; but breast cancer progresses and does not stop The manifesto is a call to the authorities and civil society not to neglect breast cancer patients The nearly eight months of the Covid-19 pandemic have caused other conditions to face new challenges. Only in breast cancer, … Read more

8 out of 10 women with breast cancer in Mexico suspend treatment

EFE / The Voice of Michoacán Mexico City. Eight out of 10 women suffering from breast cancer in Mexico have seen their treatment interrupted in the last year due to the disappearance of Seguro Popular, a shortage of medicines and the pandemic, according to a survey. According to the national survey “We are here” presented … Read more

Marie Claire | When breast cancer is also a stigma

Alla Mazur embodies the news for several generations of viewers Ukrainians. Firmly and confidently, for 23 years informs from the screen about the main events of Ukraine and the world. There is brave. His clear position in favor of an independent Ukraine has earned him threats of all kinds. Alla is sensible. Actively participates in … Read more