Here is an exciting link to a map of events taking place today on World Cancer Day
Debunk the Myths,
Sign the Declaration… I did!
Overarching Goal: There will be major reductions in premature deaths from cancer, and improvements in quality of life and cancer survival rates.To reach these targets we will take action to:
Target 1: strengthen health systems for effective cancer control
Target 2: Measure cancer burden and impact of cancer plans in all countries
Target 3: Reduce exposure to cancer risk factors
Target 4: Universal coverage of HPV and HBV vaccination
Target 5: Reduce stigma and dispel myths about cancer
Target 6: Universal access to screening and early detection for cancer
Target 7: Improve access to services across the cancer care continuum
Target 8: Universal availability of pain control and distress management
Target 9: Improve education and training of healthcare professionals
I will be posting this on this blog and my DO*CARE*ACT Blog also. Thank you.
God Bless You and Peace to You All and Always!