Breast cancer

Breast Cancer Info: Frequently Asked Questions

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As shared on www.ethiopianlady.com: Q. How common is breast cancer? A. There are over 212,000 cases of breast cancer diagnosed in the USA each year. In Canada the figure is 20,500, Australia 13,000 and in the UK the figure is 41,000. I could not find any statistics for Ethiopia, but overall, one woman in every […]

Breast cancer

Addressing Breast Cancer in Ethiopia

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As originally shared by Albert Einstein College of Medicine: When Dr. Carol Harris arrived for an early morning meeting this summer at Black Lion Hospital in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, dozens of weary patients and their families huddled together in dark stairwells, or on wooden benches lining the hallways outside the dimly lit oncology ward. One […]