International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) issued a report recently which indicated that cancer will kill almost 10 million people in 2018.
Understanding metastatic cancer can help recently diagnosed men and women better comprehend their disease and their prognosis.
A significantly large percentage of patients diagnosed with breast cancer bore children before the age of 30 - 86% had their first child born before they were 30 years old, 14% had their first child after the age of 30.
"I never thought of breast cancer, I always thought of something else", he said.
Recognizing Pink Month as Breast Cancer Awareness Month, Doha Bank, in collaboration with Qatar Cancer Society (QCS), held a seminar for all its employees on Breast Cancer.
In India, over 1, 50,000 women are diagnosed with breast cancer every year -a staggering number that has overtaken cervical cancer to become the most common cancer affecting women.
According to the Zimbabwe National Cancer Registry 2013 Annual Report, cervical cancer is the leading cancer in women followed by breast cancer. According to World Health Organization, it was estimated that over 508,000 women died in 2011, due to breast cancer worldwide.
Dr Mario Russo, Director Medical Affairs at Aesthetica Clinic, said that the Aesthetica clinic aims to raise breast aesthetic surgery awareness in the UAE by educating women that they can rebuild their self-confidence through permanent aesthetic based procedures.
The randomized, phase III trial also got attention for focusing not on the effectiveness of a cancer treatment, but the impact that treatment has on the lives of cancer survivors.
Hlaba said, "In actuality, every woman should know the importance of detecting breast cancer earlier because it is not a woman's death sentence, but can be cured if and when detected early".
"The GW Mammovan is an integral part of the GW Cancer Center, which is focused on the developing multidisciplinary clinical, research, education and outreach programs together in a comprehensive approach to cancer prevention, diagnosis, treatment and survivorship", Goyal said in an email.
The risk factor for breast cancer is being a woman and getting older. Study of raw materials, downstream demand and present Breast Cancer Screening market dynamics are also included. The drug is used on men with early-stage breast cancer as well.
Kenya Medard says that her husband died from stage 4 breast cancer last March.
Just as the causes behind contracting illness are often the lifestyle choices made by a person, lifestyle choices also likely play a big role among women who contract breast cancer.
But still, breastcancer.org, acknowledges that cannabis can ease pain, nausea/vomiting, hot flashes, loss of appetite, anxiety and insomnia caused by breast cancer diagnosis and treatment.
Commenting on the Breasthetica campaign, CEO of Avivo Group Dr Dilshaad Ali said that breast cancer is a tough battle to fight; physically, emotionally and psychologically.