World Cancer Day 2013 Theme, History, Logo
Cancer and AIDS are the major health issues that are causing great threat to human kind in the world. More people are dying of cancer day by day. There are many types of cancers that are attacking human beings. Most of the cancers are related to smoking cigarette chewing tobacco, eating fast foods that contain and consuming junk food that is adulterated with chemicals. These can be prevented by taking little care. People have to spend lot of money to get cured from these diseases. UICC ( Union for international Cancer Control) is then organisation that organises world cancer day. www.worldcancerday.org is the official website for this organisation WHO ( World Health Organisation) the UN ( United Nations) wing also coordinates with UICC for the event of World Cancer Day.
2013 world cancer day Theme:
World cancer day is observed on 4th february every year. Every year one theme is spread among the people of the globe about cancer. Prevention methods are spread across the people. Every has to take part in the campaign and spread messages that prevent Cancer. Government and Non government and corporate sectors get involved on this event. Messages about the awareness about cancer is spread through televisions, Radios and through news papers and some special programs. This year in 2013 the theme for world cancer day is to spread awareness about the myths and misconceptions about cancer among the general public.