Breast Cancer Awareness Month 2018.
October is the Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a worldwide annual campaign involving thousands of organizations, to highlight the importance of breast awareness, education and research. Likewise, the awareness program was observed on 14th October 2018 at East West Medical College and Hospital with due importance. There were rallies and a scientific seminar. In the hugely attended seminar, the participants emphasized the importance of awareness about the increasingly occurring deadly disease, to stop women dying from breast cancer and make sure that everyone affected by breast cancer get an early detection, proper diagnosis the best possible treatment and related services. The speakers and participants opined that regular self examination by the women can play a significant role in early detection of the disease, thus avoiding premature, unfortunate deaths.
Here are few glimpses of observance of the day.