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CAPED – Cancer Awareness, Prevention and Early Detection Trust.

CAPEDAbout CAPED:

A Trust registered in the year 2014 under the Indian Trust Act, CAPED – Cancer Awareness, Prevention and Early Detection, as the name suggests, is a platform established for the dissemination of information and awareness creation about the latest developments in the field of cancer.

CAPED – Cancer Awareness, Prevention and Early Detection Trust has chosen the cause of women-related cancers with a focus on cervical cancer. Our mission is to identify and create different arenas to spread awareness and knowledge among women and empower them to take action regarding their own health.

Objective:

CAPED – Cancer Awareness, Prevention and Early Detection has decided to take on the cause of women related cancers with focus on Cervical Cancer to start with. In keeping with this mission we are creating different arenas to spread awareness and knowledge among women so as to empower them to take action regarding their own health.

Why Cervical Cancer?
Cervical cancer is one of India’s many healthcare ironies. It is a disease that experts say can largely be prevented. Yet, in India, it affects 1,32,000 women each year of whom 72,000 women lose their battle with it, according to the Cervical Cancer-Free Coalition.

Know more about CAPED, visit http://capedindia.org/

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