More than 100 women die daily from breast cancer in Pakistan: report

Islamabad (Agencies): At least 110 women die every day and 40,000 every year due to breast cancer in Pakistan, says Pink Ribbon, a no-profit organization working for breast cancer awareness and healthcare services, in their World Cancer Day press note.valence of breast cancer in the entire Asian region. Every 9th woman is at high risk…



“I believe that everyone has a role to play when it comes to change at the mass level”   REAL MEN WEAR PINK This Breast Cancer Awareness month, we catch up with the CEO of Pink Ribbon Pakistan, Omer Aftab, to see what inspired this noble cause.   WHAT LED YOU TO STARTING THE PINK…


President House illuminated in pink to support breast cancer awareness

ISLAMABAD: The President House was illuminated pink on Tuesday in commemoration of the ongoing Pinktober breast cancer awareness drive and to acknowledge Pink Ribbon Pakistan’s efforts in raising awareness and working to provide advocacy and healthcare services to the patients and potential victims. The event was a collaboration of President House administration and Pink Ribbon Pakistan…

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PINKtober #SaveThe9th Campaign

LAHORE, Pakistan: Pink Ribbon Pakistan, the leading charity organization for the support of breast cancer patients, organized their launch event ‘PINKtober’ at a local restaurant in Lahore. PINKtober is a breast cancer awareness month which aims at disseminating information regarding breast cancer detection and treatment. The event was attended by people from all walks of…

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How You Can Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer

The words “breast cancer” may trigger a range of responses including vulnerability, anxiety, and uncertainty. Breast cancer has received increased attention due to the significant number of individuals who have been diagnosed with this disease. Most noteworthy, however, is the fact that advances in treatments for breast cancer have contributed to an increase in overall…


Nishat Linen collaborates with Pink Ribbon for breast cancer awareness campaign

LAHORE: Renowned clothing brand, Nishat Linen Private Limited, has joined hands with Pink Ribbon Pakistan, a non-government organization working on breast cancer awareness and healthcare facilities, in their PINKtober 2018 campaign which hinges around raising funds for the ongoing construction of Pakistan’s first dedicated breast cancer hospital. Both the parties signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)…

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HEC PINKtober Youth Awareness Program 2017

Islamabad: (May 11, 2018): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Pink Ribbon held the 3rd Annual Youth Awards ceremony to announce the award winners under the PINKtober Youth Awareness Program 2017. The awards for PINKtober Youth Awareness Program are a sign of recognition to all the universities which have shown their best performance in creating awareness…

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Supreme Court turns pink for Cancer Day

ISLAMABAD:  On the eve of February 4 also globally known as the World Cancer Day, the Supreme Court of Pakistan was illuminated in the pink colour in support of Pink Ribbon Pakistan. The event was organised in commemoration of World Cancer Day, to raise awareness about all types of cancers, and stand in solidarity with…