To Fight Breast Cancer, Early Detection is the Best Protection

PR 10/01/2022

Every October is pink to raise awareness about breast cancer. This can be seen even in social media feeds of celebrities and local beauty queens to programs by local barangay LGU’s. Last year, it was Miss Universe…

Grandmother with breast cancer pleads for urgent help

PR 09/08/2022

A 50-year-old grandmother from Brgy. Valencia, Carcar City, Cebu humbly pleads for urgent financial help for her ongoing medical treatment against the big C. Juliet Siton was diagnosed with Breast Cancer, Stage 2 on October 2018. Eighteen…

EJ Obiena to donate reward from bronze medal win to ailing Lydia De Vega

Lance Agcaoili - @inquirerdotnet 07/29/2022

MANILA, Philippines — EJ Obiena has pledged to donate his incentives from the Philippine Sports Commission to the ailing Lydia De Vega. Obiena, who will receive Php 250,000 from the PSC after setting a new Asian record…

Cebu Pink Virtual Ultramarathon marathon organizers eye 350 runners

Glendale G. Rosal 07/29/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines — On its third year, the Cebu Pink Virtual Ultramarathon aims to draw more runners for its campaign in raising awareness on breast cancer. The virtual ultramarathon runs from October 1 to 31, 2022…

Cebu Pink Paddlers hold photo exhibit to raise breast cancer awareness

Glendale G. Rosal 04/10/2022

CEBU CITY, Philippines— The Cebu Pink Paddlers, known for their prowess in dragonboat, initiated a unique project to further raise the awareness on breast cancer.  The Cebu Pink Paddlers comprised of incredible women who survived breast cancer…

Cebuano couple battling cancer gives inspiration to couples through prenup photos

Immae Lachica 11/07/2021

CEBU CITY, Philippines— When you have found the love of your life, you just know. You just know because this person gives you the security you thought you do not need. The love you thought you did…

Breast Cancer Does Not Stop During COVID-19

PR 10/06/2021

“In spite of the COVID-19 pandemic, I strongly encourage people to get their mammography test. This is because early testing is so important in treating breast cancer, according to Dr. Mary Lou Te-Charcos, an OB-Gyne who has…

Waterfront wraps-up ‘Pink It Forward’ virtual webinar

Marc Cosep 10/28/2020

The Breast Cancer Awareness Month, commemorated in countries across the world every October, helps to increase attention and support for the awareness, and early detection of the disease. Every October, the world shines bright in pink as…

Some facts you need to know about breast cancer today and always

Rhobie Alburo Ruaya 10/27/2020

According to the World Health Organization (WHO), there are about 2.1 million women affected by breast cancer each year. In 2018 alone, 627,000 women lost their battle to the disease which makes it the most common cancer…

RAFI RESTART Webinar Series Episode 9 centers on cancer treatment and care amidst COVID-19

PR 10/27/2020

The pandemic has brought the world to a standstill especially the healthcare systems. Nonetheless, this should not delay patients, mainly the immunocompromised like cancer patients from seeking medical care. In celebration of the Breast Cancer Awareness Month,…

Teachers in Tisa create FB page for co-worker suffering from breast cancer

Immae Lachica 09/05/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines— Every peso counts. This is the online plea of the friends and family of public school teacher Marife Cedron,42, who is suffering from stage four breast cancer. Cedron has been suffering from breast cancer…

Netizens answer daughter’s plea for help for her sick mother

Immae Lachica 06/28/2020

CEBU CITY, Philippines — A daughter’s online plea for help for her mother, who has been suffering from stage three breast cancer for a year and a half, has been heard and has touched the hearts of…

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