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April 25, 2013The vulnerable… by admin

Haitianmom:baby

No mom?  Who would care for this toddler and baby?

Sadly, Haiti has the highest incidence of cervical cancer in the world – an annual rate of 93 new cases per 100,000 people – and no cancer treatment facilities. Pap smears and Pathologists are limited in a country this poor. The disease strikes females of all ages, but a majority are in their 30’s and 40‘s, many with young children.

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