World Cancer Day: Fight

BY Funmi Aboderin||

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Today; the 4th of February, is the day where the world unites to fight against cancer.

By creating awareness, this global event strives to create positive approach to fight against cancer by providing information on early detection, prevention and treatment.

“By moving forward together we have the ability to show: Cancer is not beyond us”

Did you know that one in two people may develop cancer at some point in their life?
In order to reduce this chance there are some preventive measures that are advised:

1.Exercise regularly
2.Avoid tobacco
3.Increased intake of lean proteins, vegetables and fruit
4.Sun protection: Always use a sunscreen with an SPF of 15 or higher
5.Get HPV and Hepatitis B vaccines
6. Reduce alcohol intake

“An ounce of prevention is worth more than a million pounds of cure”

For more information please register at www.kidsagainstcancerng.org

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