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Walk against breast cancer brings together 3,000 people in Curitiba

 
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Foto: Rogério Machado/SEDS
Foto: Rogério Machado/SEDS
Foto: Rogério Machado/SEDS
Walk Attendees at Public Campaign Dress Rose Parana, which is an initiative of the State Government Event was part of the state program of prevention of breast cancer and ended the call with the state to celebrate the national day of the fight against cancer
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Walk "United for Life: Dress in Pink" brought together over three thousand participants in the mobilization against breast cancer in Curitiba (PR)
Attendees at Public Campaign Dress Rose Parana, which is an initiative of the State Government
Event was part of the state program of prevention of breast cancer and ended the call with the state to celebrate the national day of the fight against cancer

A walk to call attention to the care of breast cancer was held on Sunday (27) in Curitiba. The state Secretary of Family and Social Development, Fernanda Richa, and the Secretary of Health, Michele Caputo Neto participated in the mobilization United for Life: Dress Rose.

The walk was the last event sponsored by the State Government in November with the focus on prevention of breast cancer. The law establishing 12 116 on 27 November as a national day of struggle against the disease. In 2010, the state recorded the death of 759 women from the disease. In a year already 651 deaths. We will intensify the actions to bring down the numbers of breast cancer in the state. Early detection increases the chances of cure and we have technology for that, Caputo said Neto.

The Health Secretary also stressed that the government invests in the promotion of integral health of women, with the work aimed at reducing infant and maternal mortality, prevention and control of breast and gynecological cancer.

Fernanda Richa said that the initiative sensitises women of all ages. The walk was a success. We mobilized the entire city for the cause and are certain to win the support of all breast cancer.

The secretaries have come to about four square miles between Japan and the Parque Barigui to remember that exercise and adopting healthy habits prevent the development of cancer and early diagnosis increases the chances of cure. Breast cancer is still the main cause of death among women worldwide. The National Cancer Institute (INCA) estimated to be 3,500 new cases diagnosed each year in Paraná.

The Congresswoman Cida Borghetti also participated in the walk and said this is a victory for all women. The demonstrations are very important, since they call attention to early diagnosis.

<b> Tribute </ b>

At the end of the course, women who have fought against the disease were honored by the participants, among them the former president of the Cultural Foundation of Curitiba, Maria Christina Vieira de Andrade, who fought 10 years against cancer and died earlier this year .

The public servant, Meire Maria de Paula, 49, participated in the walk because he considers the fight against cancer very important addition to being a party, reinforces the movement for women who have to do the routine tests at least once a year he said.

For Marie Meire, see the victorious, as they call women who fight against breast cancer, talking about it is an achievement. Before they were ashamed to talk about the cancer that had now speak so naturally they are able to convince other women to use protection.

The walk was supported by state departments of Justice and Citizenship, Culture, Education and Sports, Military Police, Home Guard, and the Secretariats of Health and Sport, Leisure and Youth in the city of Curitiba.

Source: Isaude.net
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