"At least one-third of all cancer cases are preventable. Prevention offers the most cost-effective long-term strategy for the control of cancer."

- World Health Organization


Here are some links for global information on cancer prevention:

World Health Organization

Tobacco Free Initiative

American Cancer Society

US National Cancer Institute

US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Asian Pacific Organization for Cancer Prevention

World Health Organization - Africa

Cancer Association of South Africa

AFROX- Cancer Prevention and Control in Africa

International Atomic Energy Agency









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