Tag: American Cancer Society

A History of The Jamaica Cancer Society and Relay For Life

On December 6, 1955, the Jamaica Cancer Society was founded by Dr Ken McNeill, then surgeon specialist at the Kingston Public Hospital. Before this founding, however, McNeill chaired a meeting on June 22, 1955, which was attended by medical, health and

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5 Facts – Breast Cancer

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month. This deadly disease is one of the main causes of death among women worldwide. This Fact Friday, we share some important information about breast cancer. There are several types of breast cancer, but some

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