Breast Cancer Awareness Month in India In October, several programs are being organized by the Can Protect Foundation for breast cancer awareness and early diagnosis.
Dr Sumita Prabhakar, President Can Protect Foundation is organizing a free breast screening camp for women for early diagnosis of breast cancer throughout the month of October at CMI Hospital, Dehradun. In the breast screening camp, the facility of clinical breast examination, thermo mammogram, eye breast exam, and mammogram is being provided by gynaecologists in the discounted areas.
Can Protect Foundation is organizing breast cancer workshops for cancer education and awareness in schools. Recently, a breast cancer prevention workshop was organized for children and their mothers at Sunrise Academy, Dehradun. In this, children are given information about the risk of breast cancer, early detection, symptoms of breast cancer, the health of young women, etc.
All the teachers and staff of Chandravati Tiwari Public School Dehradun downloaded Breast Cancer Awareness CAN App developed by Can Protect Foundation on their mobiles. breast cancer app women are learning self-breast test
There are a few things you need to know to understand what breast cancer is. The key to breast cancer prevention is knowing what is likely to happen, and how to find it early. Early detection of breast cancer is essential because it becomes easier to treat when it is detected early. You can also download the CAN app to know more about the common symptoms of breast cancer.
Breast cancer is a disease in which the cells in the breast grow out of control. Cancer cells can also spread or metastasize to other parts of the body.
Some warning signs of breast cancer are:
These symptoms can occur with other conditions that are not cancer. If you see or feel any of these symptoms, consult a doctor immediately.