2 DAY AWARENESS CAMP AND SEMINAR ON WORLD CANCER DAY
Medical Camp organized in association with Max Super Specialty Hospital Cancer has become one of the major deadly diseases in India with its increased proportions due to lack of awareness about disease prevention. In addition to this, the current facilities in India for its diagnosis are not at par with the prevalence. To spread awareness on Cancer and its root causes, Chandigarh Group of Colleges, Landran organized a two day awareness camp, rally and a seminar on the World Cancer Day.. Free medical check up camp was organised at Gurudwara Sahib, Palsora village, Chandigarh in collaboration with MAX Healthcare Mohali. Over 200 patients were examined, facilities like free blood pressure check up, free ECG, Blood sugar & consultation by cardiologists and cancer specialists were also provided to the participants. A rally was also held to raise awareness among general public about the major causes of cancer like smoking, alcohol intake, tobacco consumption, lack of exercise and a sedentary lifestyle etc that lead to serious problems.