CanSupport in association with Pfizer have started a new campaign to organize sessions in workplaces and organizations to increase awareness about cancer. An awareness session was organized for the staff of ASHA on 24 June, 2019.
The session was aimed to raise awareness about the major causes of cancer such as smoking, alcohol intake, tobacco consumption, lack of exercise, and a sedentary lifestyle, etc.
Dr. Apala took the session on cancer awareness, she emphasized that according to research, Breast and Ovarian cancer are on the rise in women, while mouth, lung and blood cancer continue to increase for men. Around 52 employees from the organization attended the session. We are grateful to Poonam Jindal, counsellor, ASHA for supporting us in organizing the session.