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    2014 WCC App now available!

    Start communicating and planning meetings with other Congress attendees with the eNetworking functionality!

    The 2014 World Cancer Congress App is now available for iOS (iPhone and iPad), Android and Mobile Web version. To get the free 2014 WCC App, please visit: http://bit.ly/2014wccapp and pick the...

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    World Diabetes Day - 14 November

    Act today, to change tomorrow. Off to the right start this World Diabetes Day.

    Healthy Living and Diabetes is the World Diabetes Day theme for 2014 - 2016. Activities and materials in 2014 focus on the importance of starting the day with a healthy breakfast to help prevent the...

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    The Big sCreen

    3 weeks to go until the World Cancer Congress – Spotlight on the Big sCreen – the ultimate “showcasing” and “best practice” sharing opportunity.

    The Big sCreen programme, a brand new feature of the 2014 Congress, will be split into three focused sessions showcasing best practice examples of video based awareness campaigns and their outcomes...

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    Latest edition of Vital Signs Issue: Cervical Cancer is Preventable

    Check out the November 2014 Vital Signs Report!  

    This month’s Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Vital Signs Report focuses on cervical cancer in the United States revealing that while cervical cancer is largely preventable through screening tests...

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    Jordan Breast Cancer Program 2014 Campaign

    Led by the King Hussein Cancer Foundation and Center

    The King Hussein Cancer Foundation and Center (KHCF/KHCC), a UICC Member, have been entrusted with the leadership of the Jordan Breast Cancer Program (JBCP). Established in 2007 as a national program...

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    The Big Debates

    Read more about one of the exciting new sessions at the World Cancer Congress!

    The 2014 World Cancer Congress will see the introduction of a new programme highlight called the ‘Big Debates’. Each session will feature experts from different backgrounds/schools of thought on...

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    YY Fellowship Autumn 2014 winners announced

    Awardees of the Autumn 2014 Yamagiwa-Yoshida Memorial International Cancer Study Grants congratulated

    The objectives of this 3 month YY fellowship, of a value of USD 10,000, are to initiate, set-up or pursue bilateral cancer research projects with collaborating investigators abroad, to exchange and...

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    Mexico: Needless Suffering at End of Life

    Enforce Law Guaranteeing Pain Relief 

    (Mexico City, October 28, 2014) – Tens of thousands of patients with terminal illnesses in Mexico suffer unnecessarily from severe pain and other symptoms because they cannot access adequate end-of-...

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    Launch of new European Code Against Cancer

    Lyon/Luxembourg - 14 October 2014

    The International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC), the specialized cancer agency of the World Health Organization (WHO), today launches the 4th edition of the European Code Against Cancer with...

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    World Mental Health Day

    Help raise awareness on World Mental Health Day.

    This Friday October 10th is World Mental Health Day. The Day provides an opportunity for all stakeholders working on mental health issues to talk about their work, and to raise awareness of mental...