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Filipino docs dance for cervical cancer awareness

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MANILA - More than 1,100 doctors on Thursday took part in a five-minute hip-hop routine in the Philippines in a bid to set a Guinness world record and raise awareness of cervical cancer. 

                       Hundreds of Filipino doctors perform a hip hop dance in a call to fight cervical cancer in Manila, Philippines. (EPA Photo)

According to the Philippine Obstetrical and Gynecological Society, over 7,000 cases of cervical cancer are reported annually in the country and 12 Filipino women die from the disease every day.

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