QCS celebrates ‘the World cancer Day’
Qatar Cancer Society will celebrate the World cancer Day which is the fourth of February every year, so it will organize effective mass under the slogan “in all languages … we can ‘during 23-24 this February In the West area – Souq Waqif, In order to raise awareness of the disease, and a charity will launch cancer booklet in eight languages in a gesture is the first of its kind in Qatar.
Celebrated continue over two days, the first dedicated to school students from 9:00 until 12:00, while devoted following day from 4 pm until 20:00 of the masses with the participation of a number of embassies in Qatar, where each of them will present folklore own heritage.
Mariam AL Noaimi – General Manager said ‘World cancer Day is a great chance to spread a health culture Especially with the rising number of cases of the disease, which kills nearly a year 8.2 million people around the world.
The effectiveness of the World Cancer Day aims to achieve a set of objectives the most important, raise awareness of the disease and spread the culture to follow a healthy lifestyle, highlighting the health services related to cancer and available in the State of Qatar, encourage early detection, to revive the spirit of competition and initiative through activities and events established, spreading the spirit of hope and optimism among segments of society toward cancer and the ability to address it, activating the role of the community in providing the necessary support to cancer patients (financially and morally) , she added.