Cervical cancer kills 12 Filipinas every day. The Philippines also has one of the highest breast cancer prevalence in Asia.
Our increasing awareness on breast cancer, cervical cancer, and other various illnesses affecting women should be coupled with a strong intent on maintaining good health. These illnesses can befall even the healthiest of women, but many of them can be treated if discovered early. Let’s make full use of routine check-ups as opportunities to assess a woman’s risk for various conditions. Early diagnosis, and the different methods of preventive care and treatment now available, can lower the risk of obtaining these complications.
So ladies, women, girls – choose healthy!