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3,000 undergo breast cancer screenings in UAE

Source : IANS
Last Updated: Fri, Feb 08, 2013 17:20 hrs

Sharjah, Feb 8 (IANS/WAM) The Pink Caravan Ride - an annual breast cancer awareness initiative in the UAE - has conducted over 3,000 breast cancer screenings.

The Pink Caravan is being organised by the Friends of Cancer Patients charitable organisation.

After Sharjah, screenings will be conducted in Dubai, Al Ain and Abu Dhabi.

Dozens of people, mediamen and volunteers took part in a two-km awareness walkathon, called the "Pink Walk".

Participants wore pink outfits to show their solidarity to the noble cause.

--IANS/WAM

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