world cancer day

Lucknow: Celebrated on February 4 all over the world, World Cancer Day is a day that was created to raise awareness about cancer and to encourage people to prevent and detect it, as well as to continue to search for new treatments for it. However, its main goal is to seriously reduce the instances of …

Millions of people lost their lives every year to this deadly disease. In 2018 alone, 9.5 million people died of cancer, which amounts to a whopping 26,000 deaths per day. This number is expected to increase with increasing environmental stress, worsening air quality, lifestyles and eating habits.

Athens: Greece has observed World Cancer Day with a series of events aimed to raise awareness and help in the prevention of the disease and support of patients. The motto of the day, observed on Saturday, was, “We change to live” was projected onto the Greek Parliament building which was lit up. “It is the moral …