Pink October: Financial hardship for women with breast cancer in Togo
23 October 2022 | 5:18 am
We look at the financial hardship facing women with breast cancer in Togo. The treatment falls outside the public healthcare system and many cannot afford to pay privately. But first, Zimbabwe becomes the first country in Africa to approve an injectable drug to prevent HIV transmission.
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