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3,000 undergo breast cancer screenings in UAE

Friday, 8 February 2013
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Sharjah, February 08:

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

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