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Thyroid Cancer: A Significant Threat to Women’s Health

Thyroid cancer poses a significant threat to women’s health, particularly in Cyprus where it ranks as the second most common cancer among women. Early detection through selfexams and medical checkups is crucial, as symptoms can include a neck lump, hoarseness, and low energy levels. Taking proactive steps to mitigate risks, such as maintaining a healthy lifestyle and monitoring for symptoms, can help in preventing and treating this disease effectively.

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Advocating for Women’s Health in Cyprus

Kathy Kattashis founded the Mitra Cyprus Menopause Centre to address the needs of perimenopausal and menopausal women in Cyprus, where their healthcare needs are often overlooked. The nonprofit organization aims to provide support, spread awareness, and advocate for the integration of menopause education in state healthcare programs, creating a community where women’s health during these life stages is recognized and supported.

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