Breast Cancer .- In our country, breast cancer has had a constant increase in its incidence in recent decades; According to the Global Cancer Observatory (GLOBOCAN) 25.8% of cancer diseases in women are breast, equivalent to 2 million 409 thousand 286 cases.

For this reason, the Parliamentary Group of the Party of the Democratic Revolution (GPPRD) reiterates and reaffirms its commitment to work towards the creation of a comprehensive cancer management plan. Furthermore, within the framework of World Day to Fight Breast Cancer The Senate of the Republic was illuminated in pink, in order to raise awareness among the population about the importance of detecting breast cancer in a timely manner and promoting self-examination.

On the occasion, the GPPRD coordinator, Miguel Angel Mancera Espinosa, indicated that “In our country, breast cancer has had a constant increase in its incidence in recent decades. Based on the report of the Department of Epidemiology of the Ministry of Health, the incidence increased 86% between 2010 and 2019, going from 15.20 to 28.21 for every 100,000 women over 25 years of age, with 15,182 new cases in 2019.

What’s more, “According to the Morbidity Yearbook of the Ministry of Health, the states with the highest levels of this incidence are: Jalisco, Veracruz, the State of Mexico, Chihuahua and Mexico City. These data show the importance of creating awareness and informing the population about the issue and of course also the urgency of sensitizing women, men, the population, to increase timely detection. “

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