Mumbai: Female employees of Lijjat Papad undergo screening for breast cancer

The Indian Cancer Society collaborates with Rotary Club of Bombay for Conducting Early Detection Camps for female employees of Shri Mahila Griha Udyog (Lijjat Papad).The initiative coincides with Indian Cancer Society’s ongoing Go Pink Campaign on the occasion of Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Mumbai: Female employees of Lijjat Papad undergo screening for breast cancerThe aim of this initiative is to highlight the importance of early detection of breast cancer and to provide medical support for women. The month of October is observed as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. As a part of the international campaign to raise awareness about the disease and raise funds for research, cause, prevention, diagnosis, […]

Indian cancer society manufactures artificial breasts, empowers breast cancer survivors

The artificial breasts come in two types namely cotton and rubber. Lycra fabric is used for this process and latex material is used to give it a shape. Through this project, the organisation is empowering breast cancer survivors. These artificial breasts are made by breast cancer survivors. They are earning their livelihood through this manufacturing work. Many experts are working at the manufacturing center to supervise the women

Indian cancer society manufactures artificial breasts, empowers breast cancer survivorsBreast cancer has been on a rise in India. According to the various reports, it is now the most common cancer in most cities in India, and 2nd most common in rural areas. Breast cancer affects the patients not only physically but mentally as well. The trauma of losing a breast may push them into […]