4 February 2014, marks World Cancer Day and CANSA is using this day of awareness to highlight and tackle common cancer myths.
Cancer knows no prejudice and affects people of any age, race, creed, gender and economic status – the most powerful weapon when faced with the disease, is education and knowledge. CANSA is focussing on four common cancer myths, as well as providing the facts on each:
* We don’t need to talk about cancer
* There are no signs or symptoms of cancer
* There is nothing I can do about cancer
* I don’t have the right to cancer care
Read more: http://www.cansa.org.za/get-the-truth-about-cancer-world-cancer-day-4-feb/