The average age for breast cancer in Iran is five years lower than the world average. This was declared by Dr. Nasser Parsa at a Tehran gathering on nutrition and prevention of cancer.
Parsa said, “Twenty-two out of every 100 Iranian women contract cancer. The average age for breast cancer in Iran is between 45 and 55, while the world’s average age is between 50 and 60.”
(Official IRNA news agency, November 10, 2015)