World Cancer Day - updates

Rappler's latest stories on World Cancer Day


'Liver cancer could kill 40 Filipinos a day by 2030'

Feb 04, 2014 - 8:13 PM

One of the deadliest cancers in the world is actually preventable

FAQ: PhilHealth's Z benefit package

Feb 04, 2014 - 5:52 PM

To help cure some cases of cancer and other serious illnesses in the Philippines the government through PhilHealth has launched the Z Benefit Package

Cancer cases set to rise by half by 2030 – UN

Feb 04, 2014 - 9:57 AM

World Health Organization WHO Director General Margaret Chan says the overall impact from cancer would unquestionably hit developing countries the hardest

CANCER UP CLOSE. A scanned image of a breast carcinoma tissue stained to test for the presence of abnormal copies of the HER2 gene, viewed at 40x magnification. Quintiles Transnational handout/EPA/14 Sept 2009

On world cancer day: Docs target top killer diseases

Feb 04, 2012 - 3:13 PM

A group of doctors are targeting the country s leading killers: cancer diabetes heart disease

CAMPAIGN. The fight to stop non-communicable diseases has begun.