C China Province Increases Free Cancer Screening Program

December 29, 2017
By Yao PengEditor: Alice Shang

Hubei Province, central China, is to offer free cervical and breast cancer screenings from this year till 2019 for impoverished women in both rural and urban areas, according to officials on December 26.  Hubei Province is to offer free cervical and breast cancers for impoverished women both rural and urban citizens from 2017-2019, according to officials on December 26.

The Hubei Provincial Finance Department is to invest 50 million yuan (U.S.$ 7.6 million) to do carry out the project, benefiting around 370,000 women.

It is the first time that the free cancerrs tests will access have been offered to urban underprivileged female citizens.

Furthermore, the inspection body will apply use the artificial intelligence technology that which can fasten quicken the space pace of testing and improve the accuracy, and deliver electronic results via text message.

(Source: China Women's News/Translated and edited by Women of China)

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