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QBRI devotes week to breast cancer awareness

QBRI devotes week to breast cancer awareness

As part of its efforts to transform healthcare in Qatar and the wider region, Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) recently staged a week of activities

Doha Bank declares ‘Pink Day’ to mark of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Doha Bank declares ‘Pink Day’ to mark of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Doha Bank has declared October 27 as ‘Doha Bank Pink Day’ and lined up a series of activities as part of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.

Commercial Bank, QCS combine efforts to raise breast cancer awareness

Commercial Bank, QCS combine efforts to raise breast cancer awareness

Commercial Bank, with the community’s wellbeing at the heart of its mission, partnered with Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) as a Gold Sponsor for their ‘Walk to Support’ campaign.

Msheireb Museums, Barahat Msheireb turn pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Msheireb Museums, Barahat Msheireb turn pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Msheireb Properties, the national real estate developer and a subsidiary of Qatar Foundation, has announced a series of internal and external activations as the company participates in the nationwide efforts ...

Ministry launches breast cancer awareness campaign

Ministry launches breast cancer awareness campaign

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) and its partners will carry out a public awareness campaign on breast cancer during October as part of International Breast Cancer Awareness month ...

PHCC marks three years of mobile cancer screening unit launch

PHCC marks three years of mobile cancer screening unit launch

Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has successfully completed three years of the launch of its mobile screening unit for breast cancer.

Breast cancer survival rate in Qatar is 82.3%, says ministry

Breast cancer survival rate in Qatar is 82.3%, says ministry

The survival rate from malignant breast cancer in Qatar from 2013 to 2015 was at 82.3%, according to the Ministry of Public health (MoPH).

Early detection crucial in breast cancer treatment, emphasizes expert

Early detection crucial in breast cancer treatment, emphasizes expert

The National Center for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR) has affirmed the importance of early detection of breast cancer at the age of 45 regularly, as breast cancer is by far the most common cancer in Qatar.

‘Screen For Life’ campaign to mark breast cancer awareness month

‘Screen For Life’ campaign to mark breast cancer awareness month

‘Screen For Life’, Qatar’s National Breast and Bowel Cancer Screening programme, has launched its annual national Breast Cancer Awareness campaign to mark the global Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2018.

Syria's first lady diagnosed with breast cancer

Syria's first lady diagnosed with breast cancer

The announcement came with a photo of the first lady in loose clothing and trainers, sitting on a chair in a hospital room with an intravenous drip inserted in her left hand.

Commercial flight crews show higher cancer rates: study

Commercial flight crews show higher cancer rates: study

Out of 5,366 flight attendants who took part in the study, just over 15% reported ever having been diagnosed with cancer.

Breastfeeding women can lower breast and ovarian cancer risk

Breastfeeding women can lower breast and ovarian cancer risk

Research studies confirm that women who breastfeed their babies for six months or longer can reduce the risk of developing pre- and post-menopausal breast cancer, ovarian cancer, hypertension, and Type 2 diabetes.