World Cancer Day is a global observance that helps raise people’s awareness of cancer and how to prevent, detect or treat it. This event is held on February 4 each year.
People and companies around the world come together to make people more aware of cancer. Fundraising events like fun runs, donations and bake sales are carried out around the globe to show their support.
Why World Cancer Day is important
· Currently there are 8.2 million people who die from cancer worldwide every year.
· World Cancer day is the ideal opportunity to spread the word and raise the profile of cancer in people’s minds and in the world’s media.
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Posted on Saturday, February 4th, 2017 at 9:00 am in Latest News.