Cancer awareness camp organised at IGKV

Source: The Hitavada      Date: 08 May 2018 11:14:26



Jai Haritima Mahila Samiti organised a one-day health camp regarding women at Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya in which doctors from the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Raipur, delivered lecture on the topic ‘Cancer in Women’, thereby creating awareness about prevention.

AIIMS Gynaecology department HoD Dr Sarita Agrawal imparted information on the causes of cancer in Indian women, symptoms, prevention and treatment. The expert advised that balanced diet, regular physical exercises, healthy lifestyle and a little awareness are required to be safe from cancer. She advised that a cancer patient can be cured in case the initial symptoms of the disease are identified and treatment is started in time. Dr Anu Nagarkar also imparted valuable information.