information provided by the Ministry of Health, breast cancer
represents the main cause of death of Chileans last year.
In addition, the entity indicates that cancer is the second factor
death at the national level, after cardiovascular disease.
The foregoing set for itself
the need for greater breast cancer coverage that every day
leads to four new deaths among women in Chile due to the discovery
at the end of the disease. In addition to the above, general statistics show
that every three hours a new case is diagnosed in the country, this type
cancer responsible for one of every four diagnoses.
On the other hand, by seven
Ten new cases of breast cancer are diagnosed in women over 50,
age factor as one of the main. In addition to the above,
they find the consumption of tobacco, alcohol, diets low in fruit and
vegetables grown in salt, among others.
Please note that breast cancer was registered in July 2005 in
Explicit Health Guarantees (GES), which guarantee access to the entire population,
opportunity, financial reach and quality of inherent attention; without
However, to date, it does not give full coverage of the disease.
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