Tag: Breast Cancer

First Lady commissions ‘Avenue of Hope’ for breast cancer awareness

First Lady commissions ‘Avenue of Hope’ for breast cancer awareness

- October 1, 2020

-donates to Guyana Cancer Foundation First Lady, Her Excellency, Mrs. Arya Ali has thrown her support behind the fight against ... Read More

Reg. 1 targetted for cervical, breast cancer screening

Reg. 1 targetted for cervical, breast cancer screening

- October 2, 2019

─ Public Health Ministry statistics show this region has the highest cancer rate DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 2, 2019 Screening ... Read More

Health Minister envisions countrywide access to cancer screening

Health Minister envisions countrywide access to cancer screening

- October 22, 2018

- Plans for HPV for girls and boys DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 22, 2018 As Cancer Awareness Month continues, Minister ... Read More

Pinktober breast cancer walk, bigger and better– GTT CEO

Pinktober breast cancer walk, bigger and better– GTT CEO

- October 20, 2018

− Prime Minister Nagamootoo describes event as “a movement of solidarity” DPI, Guyana, Saturday, October 20, 2018 With thousands turning ... Read More

Life beyond diagnosis – beating cancer

Life beyond diagnosis – beating cancer

- October 26, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, October 26, 2017 Tessa Johnson-Rose stared blankly across the room, her recently shaved head glistened in the ... Read More

Annual breast cancer awareness walk attracts thousands

Annual breast cancer awareness walk attracts thousands

- October 21, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Saturday, October 21, 2017 The annual cancer awareness walk was unlike any witnessed thus far, with an approximate ... Read More

“I’m a… breast cancer survivor…” – Debra’s story

“I’m a… breast cancer survivor…” – Debra’s story

- October 16, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 16, 2017 January 2015 was a year of reckoning for fifty-six (56) year old, Debra Lowe. ... Read More

‘Giving Hope’ Foundation giving back to Breast Cancer survivors, patients

‘Giving Hope’ Foundation giving back to Breast Cancer survivors, patients

- October 10, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 10, 2017 Dr. Latoya Gooding, an Oncologist, who is the founder and President of the ‘Giving ... Read More

Do I have Breast Cancer?… Recognising the signs

Do I have Breast Cancer?… Recognising the signs

- October 4, 2017

A DPI mini-feature Wednesday, October 04, 2017 Ladies, one morning you may be taking a shower and during that process ... Read More

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month

- September 30, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday September 30, 2016 October is International Breast Cancer Awareness month and the Ministry of Public Health will ... Read More

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