World Cancer Day: Opportunity to highlight early stage detection, prevention, Says Guv

World Cancer Day: Opportunity to highlight early stage detection, prevention, Says Guv
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Jammu: Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday said that World Cancer Day is an opportunity to highlight the need for urgent action to increase early stage cancer detection, prevention, and diagnosis to significantly improve cancer patients’ chances of survival.
According to an official statement, he observed that in our fight against cancer, people have the power to take various actions to reduce the impact of cancer on individuals, families and communities, and to work collectively to reduce the global burden of cancer, and educating and informing individuals and communities about the links between lifestyle and cancer risk is a step towards effective cancer prevention.
He emphasised on the importance of healthy and balanced food, sports and recreation to de-stress mind and body and live a healthy life.