Hyderabad, 25th October 2017: Aware Gleneagles Global Hospitals has conducted a 5km walk covering about 270 residents across L.B.Nagar today at 7am marking ‘World Breast Cancer Day’.
Dr S Jayanthi, Sr Oncologist flagged off the Brest Cancer awareness walkathon. The walk was graced with the participation of Aware Gleneagles Global Hospital staff along with people representing different age groups from all walks of life from children to elders, students, executives, socialites and medical professionals.
Speaking on the occasion, Dr.Sharath Chandran, Chief Operating Officer, Aware Gleneagles Global Hospitalssaid, “For more than 30 years, October has been designated as Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Today women’s health is still an emerging concern; the focus of the event was to increase awareness among people about the importance of health issues in women, especially breast cancer, which is growing alarming numbers in India. AtGleneagles Global Hospital, the group is committed to work on the relevant health conditions of each and every individual. Our team of Andrologists, Urologists & Cardiologists will be taking care of all the patients who come in with utmost care.” He added.
Dr S. Jayanthi, Consultant, Sr Oncologist, Aware Gleneagles Global Hosptials said, “Breast Cancer awareness month highlights the importance of early detection through regular checkups. This is the most common cancer among women worldwide. Our desire to make a difference escalates each year. We at Aware Gleneagles Global Hospitals want to play a more significant role in our community development by helping all those that have been affected by breast cancer and bringing awareness amongst those women who do so much for their loving families.”
Speaking on the occasion, Y.B.Giri Yadav, Head-Business Development at Aware Gleneagles Global Hospitals, appreciated the enthusiastic participation of all people who turned up the occasion with pink ribbons and pink ribbons. He said “The campaign was absolutely amazing and lauded the efforts of all the members in reaching out to the local people for generating awareness on the Breast Cancer in Women.”
The campaign was an Aware Gleneagles Global Hospital initiative with an aim to explain and increase the awareness of Women’s health problems and Breast Cancer amongst Women. All the participants released pink balloons in the air to show their support to breast cancer patients.
ABOUT GLENEAGLES GLOBAL HOSPITALS: Gleneagles Global Hospitals is part of Parkway Pantai, a fully owned subsidiary of IHH Healthcare. In India, Gleneagles Global Hospitals operates a chain of multi-super specialty hospitals offering tertiary and quaternary healthcare services with over 2,000 beds and state-of the-art, world-class hospitals in Hyderabad, Chennai, Bangalore and Mumbai. A pioneer in kidney, liver, heart and lung transplants,Gleneagles Global Hospitals provides comprehensive multi-organ transplant services in the country. Gleneagles Global Hospitals aims to strengthen and expand its leading market position as a destination for multi-organ transplant for patients from India, Middle East, Africa and South East Asia. We are committed to further our aspiration of making quality health care more accessible to all.
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