With the rising incidence of cancer in India, it has become imperative to take preventive measures to protect oneself from the disease.
Citing this, CanSupport launched a wellness initiative for organizations and workplaces with the support of Pfizer, to increase awareness and disseminate preventive measures about cancer and its care.
CanSupport organized an awareness session for the staff of Radnik Exports on 23 January, 2020.
The session covered the major causes of cancer such as smoking, alcohol intake, tobacco consumption, lack of exercise, and sedentary lifestyle that are prevalent among urban population.
CanSupport’s Dr. Apala conducted 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 among men. She explained how one can prevent and minimize the risk of cancer by proactively going for regular check-ups.
Around 238 staff attended this session.
CanSupport would like to thank Akshay Kapur, Managing Director and Sukhbir Yadav, HR Manager for their support in organizing the session.