Pink October: a month of awareness against breast cancer

Pink October: a month of awareness against breast cancer

2023-10-02 10:00:03

On the occasion of Pink October, a month dedicated to the fight against breast cancer, we are talking about this cancer, the most common in women. Nearly one in 12 women develop breast cancer in their lifetime, according to the WHO. A multifactorial disease, breast cancer is particularly present in low- and middle-income countries.

Pink October is an annual communication campaign intended to raise awareness among women about breast cancer screening and to raise funds for research. The symbol of this event is the pink ribbon. © GettyImages/Panuwat Dangsungnoen/Eye Em

How does the screening take place? What treatment for women with breast cancer?

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