Breast Cancer is one of most common forms of cancer amongst the women across the world. If caught in time, the 5 year survival rate is nearly 99%. October has been designated as the Breast Cancer Awareness month. Numerous campaigns are run with the sole purpose of spreading awareness about this disease. One such campaign is currently in motion by Shaukat Khanam Memorial Hospital.
Pakistani Celebrities Join hands to Fight Against Breast Cancer, Mahira Khan, Maya Ali, Aisha Khan and Sana Mir are standing with Shaukat Khanum Memorial Hospital. Recordings highlighting them have turned into a web sensation. In these recordings, they push the significance of general screenings.
Pakistan has one of the highest rates of Breast Cancer in Asia. All women under 40 should conduct regular self-examinations while those over 40 should go for mammography once a year.
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