October is the month of breast cancer awareness.
In Italy, forty thousand women a year become ill with breast cancer.
Regular checks and early detection are the best weapons against this type of cancer.
Today, 8 out of 10 women can overcome this type of cancer through precisely the prevention, early detection and more effective and targeted drugs that have allowed not only to improve the healing rate.
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Also this 'year, for the entire month of October 2010 returns to the' Pink Ribbon Campaign initiative dedicated to women's health and the fight against breast cancer. In collaboration with LILT, the Italian League Against Cancer, the Pink Ribbon Campaign 2010 is a 'Initiative information for the prevention of breast cancer initiative launched worldwide in October. LILT is a public-based association, at the forefront since 1922 in the battle against cancer, particularly with institutional awareness campaigns, health education and primary and secondary prevention. The Pink Ribbon Campaign 2010 is a 'major international event created to raise awareness and inform all women on' importance of prevention and early detection of breast cancer: prevention is indeed among the most effective strategies for breast cancer conìmbattere . The Pink Ribbon Campaign in 2010 provides a 'busy information on the prevention of breast cancer: for the entire month of October 2010 will be promoted by the' pink lighting of the main monuments of many Italian and foreign cities, to give greater visibility to the Campaign Ribbon Rosa. Also in the month of October 2010 will be distributed to the 'brochure informativco of LILT on the prevention of breast cancer and pink ribbon fabric. During the month of October 2010, preventing about 390 points (clinics) LILT will be available to women for breast visits.
For every woman the prevention of breast cancer should be synonymous with the promotion of their welfare and their health. There are many initiatives that will be implemented in Italy during the month of October 2010 at the Pink Ribbon Campaign in 2010.
For more information on all activities related to the Pink Ribbon Campaign 2010:
- Toll SOS LILT 800-998877
- Pink Ribbon Campaign 2010, website: www.nastrorosa.it