World Cancer Day: Awareness program held at MGBS
The World Cancer Day 2023 campaign theme, Close the care gap, is about identifying and addressing the barriers that exist for many people around the world in accessing the care they need.
In order to raise awareness on the importance of World Cancer Day, CARE Group of Hospitals organized an Awareness Walk at MGBS Bus Depot in this program CARE Hospitals,Nampally & CARE Hospitals, Malakpet participated.
On this occasion Mr. Y.Prakash Reddy SHO Chaderghat said Alcohol increases the risk of various types of cancer, including cancer of the breast, colon, lung, kidney and liver. Drinking more increases the risk. Physical activity counts too.
Highlighting the importance of cancer Dr.Avinash Chaitanya Head & Neck Surgical Oncologist Said The incidence of cancer is increasing owing to adoption of westernized habits and use of smoking, tobacco (pan, Gutkha). Recent analysis has shown that Hyderabad has the highest incidence of breast cancer in the county. With this, there is a growing need for improving awareness. In recent times because of extensive research. Many new treatment options are available improving the outcomes.In early stage cancer, surgery is done followed by radiation.
On this occasion Students from different schools were present along with Mr.K.Praveen Kumar-Head Marketing & Mr.Mohd Ashfaq Deputy-Manager from CARE Hospitals,Malakpet.
About CARE Hospitals: CARE Hospitals Group is a multi-specialty healthcare provider with 11 hospitals serving six cities across five states of India. A regional leader in South and Central India and counted among the top 4 pan-Indian hospital chains, CARE Hospitals delivers comprehensive care in over 30 clinical specialties. CARE Hospitals is part of the Evercare Group, the leading impact driven healthcare group in South Asia and Africa.