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Get Checked This Month! Mass Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening in Abuja

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Stand up to cancer naijaBreast and cervical cancer are the most deadly cancers that affect women. One out of every three women will develop breast cancer in their life time. Over 8,000 women die of cervical cancer every year in
Nigeria. Early detection of these cancer cells are one of the ways, Of reducing the high level of mortality today. Stand Up To Cancer Naija a non profit organization based in Nigeria is conducting a Mass Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Abuja. We collaborated with our technical partners (Breast Without Spots, Ego Bekee Cancer Foundation, Wish for Africa, George Kerry Foundation and ICCA) in January to screen over 4,000 women in Lagos and Abuja.

Yet again, we are pleased to announce another screening exercise holding in Abuja, on the 22nd to 24th of April 2010.Time is 9:30am to 5pm everyday, at Limi Hospital Behind ICPC/NDIC Central Area Abuja,Nigeria.This exercise is tagged “Mass Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening”. The cost for the screening is N2,000 (two thousand naira) for each woman. We are presently soliciting, for individuals,companies and organizations to help sponsor women for this exercise to enable us screen over 2,000 women for free.

For more information contact
Caleb Egwuenu,Project Director

Stand Up To Cancer Naija
08094410320
[email protected]

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9 Comments

  1. lala

    April 18, 2010 at 1:47 pm

    i support this event i checked mybreast and my cervix,just last two weeks and am at peace with myself while i do self exermination everytime,i usually say a breast and cervix check in time saves nine and trust me it does

  2. Caleb

    April 19, 2010 at 10:15 pm

    Lala we need to let women know the importance of getting screened. We did a screening for 200 women today and over 23 women had abnomalities.

  3. Suoyo

    April 21, 2010 at 12:29 pm

    Port Harcourt too,please

  4. Caleb

    April 22, 2010 at 11:20 pm

    We pray to get people who can partner with us in port harcourt so we can come.

    • Arit

      September 14, 2010 at 4:16 am

      Please where can we get screening done in Lagos fo both breast and cervical cancer

  5. ada

    May 12, 2010 at 12:38 pm

    when are u coming to lagos

  6. Titi

    May 13, 2010 at 1:11 pm

    Pls when are you coming to Lagos?. I have being feeling funny about my breast a few weeks a ago and u visited the hospital. the doctor examine me and said there was nothing that the breast tissue are rough. I am 41 years old . I really want to do the screening for both cervical and breast even if nothing. Pls where can i get it done in lagos

  7. Princess

    February 17, 2015 at 5:28 pm

    when is d screening going to be done in port Harcourt please

  8. sharon

    April 28, 2016 at 4:34 pm

    pls when is your screening coming up in Abuja.plzzzz,reply pls

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