Do we still need regular #cancer screening in the era of targeted therapies and precision medicine?
Well…#BreastCancer has been identified as the second major cause of death among #women worldwide. As per data , annual screening substantially brings down the mortality rate by 30% and lowers risk of advanced disease by 40%. Unquestionably, the stage at which diagnosis is made remains a critical factor in recovery, presumably the strongest predictor of recurrences.
A riveting insightful write-up by Nitin Jain gives us the real picture of how abysmally low the health awareness is in India even in urban places, and more so among #females.
Or do you think it’s not just the awareness issue but a matter of sheer priority?