Saptrishi Cancer Care Centre felicitates 50 patients

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 05 Feb 2018 11:06:39

Staff Reporter

On the occasion of World Cancer Day, Saptrishi Cancer Care Centre organised a felicitation function for the cancer patients on Sunday.
Around 50 patients who were successfully operated by the doctors' team at Saptrishi Hospital, were honoured from different parts of the city and near-byu areas. These cancer survivors have been treated by Dr. Preeti Jain, Dr. Aanjney Dubey and Dr, Syraj Sharma and presently they are completely healthy.

Cancer expert, Dr Preeti Jain informed that Cancer is not incurable today. Only need is timely detection. Early diagnosis helps in treatment of cancer patients. A large number of patients are leading a completely cancer-free and healthy life after treatment. 

In India, around 15 lakh new patients with cancer approach different hospitals every year. Oral, breast and ovarian cancer are most common forms of cancer diagnosed among majority of the patients. Tobacco consumption is the major cause of oral cancer which can be prevented completely by avoiding tobacco and its products.

After felicitation function, the patients participated in plantation programme. The hospital director, Dr Shashank Dubey also planted a sapling.
Dr Dubey informed that environment conservation is one of the most effective solution to get rid of cancer.
Dr Preeti Jain emphasised over creating awareness among common public to check the speedy growth of cancer in India.
The vote of thanks was proposed by Dr Aanjney Dubey.