Jalandhar February 9 (Jaswinder Singh Azad)- Kanya Maha Vidyalaya (Autonomous) organised a special program on cancer awareness. The program was organised by Red Ribbon Club under the aegis of Department of Student Welfare. Dr. Esha Charaya, Obstetrician, Gynaecologist and Oncologist, Patel Hospital Jalandhar attended the event as a resource person. Dr. Esha talked in detail about defining a dreadful disease like cancer as well as its types, symptoms, causes and timely treatment.
Apart from this, she also provided information about the types of cancer being found in different age groups especially in women like Cervical Cancer, Chest Cancer & Oral Cancer etc. While talking about cervical cancer, she highlighted about its symptoms, causes, prevention and treatment. Along with this, the answers to the questions asked by the participants were also given by Dr. Esha in a very simple manner.
Principal Prof. Atima Sharma Dwivedi while expressing gratitude to Dr. Esha for providing important information on the subject averred that we should stay healthy by taking proper treatment of any disease by contacting with the doctor at the right time. Madam Principal lauded the efforts of Dr. Madhumeet, Dean, Student Welfare Department and Mrs. Sadhna Tandon for successfully organising the program.