February 4

World Cancer Day: Geneva, Switzerland – Establlished on February 4, 2000 World Cancer Day aims to promote research for curing as well as preventing cancer, upgrading the provided services to the patients, the sensitisation of the common opinion and the mobillisation of the global community against cancer.

Cancer will kill more than eight million people worldwide this year, which is equivalent to the entire population of New York. Half of these will be people of working age (30-69 years old).

It has been estimated that the cost implications on world...Read more