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Annual Cancer Walk 2018 - Sign Up!

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The Belize Cancer Society invites you to its’ Annual Cancer Walk which starts from Ladyville (outside Celina’s) at 5:00 a.m. sharp after a small opening ceremony. The Walk finishes at the Belize Cancer Society’s Headquarters where juice and water will be available free of cost. There will also be lots of music, food and goodies on sale. Buses will be at the following locations for “pick-up” starting at 03:30 a.m. South side: Pound Yard Bridge & Shell One Stop Gas Station; North side: Pallotti...
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Cancer Cycling Challenge 2016

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HCC President Professor Sir Trevor Hassell joined the recently formed World Cancer Research Fund International High-Level Policy Advisory Group

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The Belize Cancer Society congratulates Professor Sir Trevor Hassel, President of the Healthy Caribbean Coalition, on his appointment as a member a Policy Advisory Group created prestigious organization-The World Cancer Research Fund. The BCS is a member of the Healthy Caribbean Coalition and President Laura Tucker-Longsworth is a Director on the Board of the Healthy Caribbean Coalition. HCC President Professor Sir Trevor Hassell joined the recently formed World Cancer Research Fund Internati...
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Caribbean Wellness Day 2015

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On behalf of the Ministry of Health and it's key stake holders we invite you to observe Caribbean Wellness Week in Belize from September 21st - September 26th, 2015 under the theme: "Improving the quality of life of the Region's ageing population". Caribbean Wellness Day is an annual event geared at increasing awareness and promoting activities to address the epidemic of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which continues to severely impact the health, economy and development of the Region. Ple...
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MOH Newsletter - Policy Planning and Project Management

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Special points of interest: Key Message from our Minister of Health Meet the staff of the Central Health Region SM2015 Achievements Click here to Open/Download the Newsletter as a PDF

Annual Cancer Care Symposium

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The Belize Cancer Society in collaboration with the Healthy Caribbean Coalition, UNESCO, The Belize Cancer Center Dangriga and The Ministry of Health presents its’ Annual Cancer Care Symposium “Caring, Coping, Surviving Cancer Control - Not Beyond Us!” Keynote Speaker: Hon. Liselle Alamilla-Pennil Minister of Forestry, Fisheries & Sustainable Development Date: 21st May, 2015Time: 08:00 a:m – 4:30 p:mVenue: Radisson Fort George HotelRegistration: BZ. $30.00 Contact the BCS at 223-0922 or email...
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Church Service to open Cancer Awareness Month 2015

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The Belize Cancer Society is inviting all survivors, families and the general public to join us in worship at Wesley Methodist Church located on Albert Street on Sunday, May 3rd, 2015 at 8:00a.m. Presiding Preacher will be the Rev. Roosvelt Papouloute, District President of the Methodist Church and President of the Belize Council of Churches. This service will officially launch our May Cancer Month of activities, come out and let us worship together as we continue to build the awareness and p...
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Participant Sign Up Form

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The Belize Cancer Society invites you to its’ Annual Cancer Walk which starts from Ladyville (outside Celina’s) at 5:00 a.m. sharp after a small opening ceremony. The Walk finishes at the Belize Cancer Society’s Headquarters where juice and water will be available free of cost. There will also be lots of music, food and goodies on sale. Buses will be at the following locations for “pick-up” starting at 03:30 a.m. South side: Pound Yard Bridge & Shell One Stop Gas Station; North side: Pallotti...
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World Cancer Day 2015

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Cancer Control - NOT BEYOND US! Press Release The Belize Cancer Society joins local, international and regional partners in observing World Cancer Day 2015 which is being observed under the theme: Cancer Control-NOT BEYOND US. World Cancer Day is a global initiative that seeks to unite the world in the global fight against cancer. Worldwide, there are approximately 14 million new cases and 8.2 million cancer deaths occurring annually, with over 50 percent occurring in less developed regions o...
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Commemoration Of World Food Day

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Place: ITVET Compound 10:00 am “Family Farming: feeding the world, caring for the earth, creating affordable, accessible, sustainable, healthy and nutritious food in Belize.” This event highlights the importance of family farming, smallholder farming and urban agriculture by focusing attention on our efforts to reduce hunger and poverty, provide food security and nutrition, improve livelihoods, manage natural resources, protect the environment, and achieve sustainable development in Belize. C...
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CIBC First Caribbean Employees to Walk for the Cure again in 2014

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Belize City, Belize, September 11, 2014 – The 2014 CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk/Run for the Cure is definitely on! Again this year, employees, their friends and families will take part in the event, in a bid to raise awareness of and support for the fight against all types of cancer. CIBC FirstCaribbean’s 17 businesses across the Caribbean will either host their own event, or will join one of the national cancer organizations, many of whom are hosting events between the end of September and the f...
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Caribbean Wellness Day 2014 Message

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CARPHA's Executive Director On this second Saturday in September, I am pleased to invite you to join with me in celebrating Caribbean Wellness Day 2014. As you may know, Caribbean Wellness Day is an annual event geared at increasing awareness and promoting activities to address the epidemic of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which continues to severely impact the health, economy and development of the Region. Recognizing the threat posed by NCDs, in The Declaration of Port of Spain, CARICOM...
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List of Donors 2014

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The Belize Cancer Society would like to express sincere gratitude to all Organizations, Businesses, Individuals and the Community who assisted us in our Cancer Awareness Month of Activities, MAY 2014. Annual Health Symposium & Cancer Walk 2014 13 Productions Atlantic Insurance Ltd Audrey’s Hair Salon AUS/DAP Project Barrow & Williams Belize Bank Ltd Belize City Council - City Administrator - Ms. Candace Burke, Mr. Kenroy Usher Belize City Council - Mayor Daryl Bradley Belize Maintenance Limit...
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"Cancer Facts Can Save Lives: POWER UP!"

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PRESS RELEASE Cancer Awareness Month, May 2014. Cancer Awareness Month 2014, is being observed by the Belize Cancer Society (BCS) throughout the month of May under the theme, "Cancer Facts Can Save Lives-Power Up!" In Belize City, activities were launched on May 4th with a Church Service which was held at the St. Mary's Church and officiated by Canon Leroy Flowers. Cancer Survivor Ms. Sharon Baird delivered an inspirational testimony on her spiritual journey during critical periods of cancer ...
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Professor Sir Trevor A. Hassell visits the Belize Cancer Society

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Press Release The Belize Cancer SocietyMay 6, 2014. Professor Sir Trevor A. Hassell KA., MBBS, FRCP, FACC arrives in Belize on May 7th, 2014 to visit the Belize Cancer Society. Professor Hassell is Adjunct Professor of Medicine, University of the West Indies, Barbados, and Honorary Consultant Physician and Cardiologist, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Barbados and is the Barbados Special Envoy for Chronic Diseases. He is Chairman of the National Commission for Chronic Non Communicable Diseases. Pro...
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Annual Cancer Awareness Walk

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Saturday, May 31st, 2014 Ladyville to Belize City The Belize Cancer Society invites you to its' Annual Cancer Walk which starts from Ladyville (outside Celina's) at 5:00 a.m. sharp after a small opening ceremony. The Walk finishes at the Belize Cancer Society's Headquarters where juice and water will be available free of cost. There will be lots of music, food and goodies on sale. Buses will be at the following locations for "pick-up" starting at 03:30 a.m. South side: in front of the Belize ...
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Cancer Deaths (Did You Know?)

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In Belize, Cancer deaths for period 2007-2011 DID YOU KNOW? In 2008, global estimates of cancer were 12.4 million with over 7.6 million deaths. A large proportion occurred in low and middle income countries. With an expected one per cent increase per year, it is projected that by 2030 the cancer burden will increase to 26.4 million new cases of cancer and 17.0 million cancer deaths annually (IARC, 2008). DID YOU KNOW? In Latin America and the Caribbean America cancer is the second leading cau...
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Mrs. Kim Simplis Barrow supports e-Petition to end cervical cancer

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Mrs. Kim Simplis Barrow supports e-Petition to end cervical cancer Dowload Press Release - Mrs. Kim Simplis Barrow supports e-Petition to end cervical cancer

Comprehensive Cervical Cancer Prevention and Control

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Comprehensive cervical cancer prevention and control Download - Comprehensive cervical cancer prevention and control - A healthier future for girls and women

The Belize Cancer Society launches initiative to end Cervical Cancer in Caribbean and Belizean women!

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The Belize Cancer Society in conjunction with Healthy Caribbean Coalition, Cancer Societies of the Caribbean and local partners, invites the Belizean community to sign an electronic petition to end cervical cancer in the Caribbean and Belize. This petition seeks to obtain 500,000 signatures from people in Belize and across the Caribbean, which will be presented to the Caribbean Heads of Government and Ministers of Health, including BELIZE. We need to alert government leaders to the fact that ...
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