"The Union for International Cancer Control (UICC) unites and supports the cancer community to reduce the global cancer burden, to promote greater equity, and to ensure that cancer control continues to be a priority in the world health and development agenda."
Every one of 25 existing studies examined found people who use e-cigarettes are more likely to take up ‘combustible’ smoking
Tobacco use is a common risk factor to the onset of the four main NCDs: CVD (heart disease and strokes), cancer, chronic lung disease and diabetes.
A pattern of sustained high use of antimicrobial medicines in Australia has been demonstrated in a five-year trend report released by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care.
COVID-19 has taken a huge toll on health systems and economies, forcing governments to make tough decisions on the allocation of increasingly constrained resources.
The African Cancer Organisation (ACO) has called on government to develop a coherent and comprehensive cervical cancer control plan and scale-up effective programmes and resources, appropriate for citizens.