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08 Nov
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The Breast Self Exam

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we decided to honour the occasion by providing some information about the pros and cons of breast self- examination. A breast self-exam, as the name suggests, is a do-it-yourself test geared towards early ...

18 Oct
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Simple Things That Could Cut Breast Cancer Risk

1. DO MONTHLY BREAST SELF-EXAM Women of all ages are encouraged to perform breast self-exams at least once a month. If in the shower, use the pads of your fingers, move around your entire breast in a circular pattern moving ...

18 Oct
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The Breast Self Exam

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we decided to honour the occasion by providing some information about the pros and cons of breast self- examination. A breast self-exam, as the name suggests, is a do-it-yourself test geared towards early ...

18 Oct
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Remember: Breast cancer awareness

OCTOBER is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and it will be celebrated under the theme ‘Give Hope. Save Lives.’ As usual, men and women locally are being asked to show support for breast cancer survivors and those battling the disease by ...

31 Aug
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Jamaica National at Cancer Society’s Tea Party & Charity Auction

View the Jamaica National at Cancer Society’s Tea Party & Charity Auction highlights here  ARTHUR AIDALA: I’m not even admitting that he even knew her. We don’t even know who she was. Her name isn’t even on the document that ...

31 Aug
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Relay For Life Shortfall To Affect Cancer Care

Family members may be called upon to play a more supportive role towards their cancer-stricken relatives during the ensuing year as the Jamaica Cancer Society (JCS) St Ann/St Mary Branch is facing a lack of funds. After setting a target ...

23 Aug
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Jamaica Cancer Society Gets Donations From Music Students

The students of music who recently participated the inaugural Practice-A-Thon Jamaica, an initiative launched by the Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (ABRSM), have come out in support of the Jamaica Cancer Society. Musical talents from students as ...

23 Aug
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Cancer Society Hosts ‘Breakfast At Tiffany’s’, Tea And Art Fundraiser

In an atmosphere reminiscent of the classic and which promises similar glamour and style, the Jamaica Cancer Society (JCS) will host its annual Tea and Art Fundraising Party under the theme ‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s’. Geared to enjoying the ‘finer things ...

10 Aug
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Kept Alive By Faith – How Jody Wilson-Hinds Beat Breast Cancer

Jody Wilson-Hinds is not supposed to be alive. At least that’s what doctors thought a year ago. But today, through faith in God, Wilson-Hinds is able to testify about how she beat the dreaded breast cancer that was supposed to ...

10 Aug
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Sandals Foundation contributes to fight against cervical cancer

ACCORDING to the Jamaica Cancer Society, cervical cancer is the second most common cancer affecting women in Jamaica. The realisation that women in and around the parish of St Elizabeth didn’t have access to diagnosis and treatment of cervical cancer ...

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