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More oncologists, raising public awareness are key in Mexico's cancer fightCancer specialist Pedro Mario Escudero participates in a Mexico City forum on the disease on July 24, 2017, organized by EFE, Spain's international news agency, and the daily El Universal. EFE/Mario Guzman

A forum of experts in Mexico discusses the difficulties of national health care systems in Latin America to deal with cancer.  Each year, cancer takes 80,000 lives in Mexico.  An the number is expected to increase by 66 per cent by 2030.