Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign- Launching Event at Saida's Municipalty

Monday, October 8, 2018

Hammoud Hospital UMC launched on Monday, October 8th 2018 the activities of The 6th Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign at Saida'a Municipalties under the title "أنت كل القصة" to shed the light on the importance of early detection, family support, breast re-construction surgery for the woman who chooses. 

The event was divided into three parts:

Part 1: Panel with the Oncoligists "Professor Fadi Farhat, Doctor Khaled Ibrahim and Dr. Mahmoud Wehbi" and Dr. Ahmad Zaatari, Plastic Surgeon. They discussed the latest reserches, the importance of early detection and the possibility of breast re-construction after mastectomy. 

Part 2: Panel with Miss Reem El Baba, Pschycolgist, two surviovors "Mrs. Hala Jundi and Mrs. Samara Fawaz" and Dr. Saiid Makkawi, Husband of Mrs. Safaa Makkawi, Breast Cancer Surviovor. During this panel, they talked about their own experiences with the disease and the family support they had during that period of time. 

Part 3: Saida's Municipality was lightened up in PINK for the month of October to spread awarenesss on Breast Cancer. El Baba Sweets, Saida Rest House, The Spot Mall Saida,Ahlouna, Mouassat, Kotob City, Zahret Al Laymoun and Morjan Group supported this initiative and went PINK. 

 

 

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https://www.ipetitions.com/petition/breastreconstructionpetition

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