Breast cancer awareness
30 Oct 2021
Women in the Nigerian Police Force have been urged to take appropriate breaks from work, go for check ups to know their health status and get a mammogram annually from age 40.
3 Oct 2019
Beyonce and her sister Solange Knowles were tested for the mutated BRCA2 gene after their father Mathew Knowles informed them he had been diagnosed with breast cancer. The former Destiny's Child manager has publicly revealed he is battling the illness and in an interview on Good Morning America, he told presenter Michael Strahan that the first call…
30 Sep 2018
Ace Tennis star, Serena Williams has made a bold move to participate in an I Touch Myself Project, for Breast Cancer Awareness month, which is in October. The mother of one is taking part in the project which was inspired by late singer Chrissy Amphlett, who passed away from breast cancer in 2013. Serena Williams…
26 Aug 2018
Head of Department of Radiotherapy, Lagos University Teaching Hospital (LUTH), Dr. M.Y.M. Habeebu has canvassed the need to scale up enlightenment campaign on breast cancer.
20 Jul 2018
It is easier for women with certain risk factors are more likely than others to develop breast cancer. However, by making certain lifestyle changes, staying up to dates with tests and taking immediate action if you feel a lump in your breast, you can improve your odds against the disease. Stop smoking Cigarette smoke…
25 Oct 2017
Throughout this month of October, there have been various campaigns and events targeted at Breast Cancer Awareness as it is done annually at this time of the year.
18 Sep 2017
The Rotary Club of Lagos Island, District 9110, in collaboration with the Indian Women’s Association, Lagos, have urged women to go for regular clinical breast examination to prevent breast cancer.