The Philippine Cancer Society, Inc. (PCSI) is a private, non-stock, non-profit corporation registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission on 22 December 1956. It was founded by a group of laymen and medical doctors with the aim of “helping the Filipino cope with cancer by preventing it and diminishing death caused by it, especially among the disadvantaged, through information, education, advocacy and focused services.”
PCS gives demo on BSE at Avon Walk and Run
To highlight the importance of Breast Self-Examination (BSE) as an early detection approach to breast cancer for Filipino women, PCS executive director Dr. Rachael Marie Rosario (center) assisted by GMA stars Lyn Ching and Solenn Heusaff, demonstrates the proper way to do BSE to participants at Avon’s Annual Walk and Run at the SM Mall of Asia recently.Read more...
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. With breast cancer being the no. 1 among all other cancer types in the country, there is an urgent need to inform and educate Filipino women on the advocacy for “Breast Cancer is curable if detected early and treated properly.”
Here are some more helpful information on breast cancer.
What is breast cancer?
To advance knowledge about cancer, combat the spread of the disease, and bring relief to those afflicted with cancer.
A country well prepared to meet the cancer challenge and a citizenry fully aware of the threats of the disease.