The Assistant Manager of King Hussein Cancer Institute and Biotechnology, Dr. Sami Al-Khateeb, said that there is a big opportunity to cure from cancer, and he pointed to the importance of the psychological support from the surround to boost her/his morale and encourage him/her during the treatment period.
The consultant of Tumors and early diagnosis, Head of Cancer Planning Program and Community educational and awareness programs, Dr. Al-Khateeb reviewed during his lecture that was presented in Al-Hussein Cultural Center and organized by the Cultural Programs Department in Greater Amman Municipality, ways of prevention of cancer and the importance of avoiding its key causes, and he pointed out to the necessity of early diagnosis in fighting this disease.
During the lecture that was one of the Cancer Day activities, Dr. Al-Khateeb enumerated all kinds of cancer, symptoms, ways of the disease spread, general indicators of cancer and ways of treatment.
At the end of the lecture, Dr. Al-Khateeb answered all the attendees’ questions and enquiries. In addition to that, the head of the awareness and guidance office in the Institute, and one of the cancer cured women, Mrs. Susan Murad, talked about her experience with the disease till her recovery.
It is worth mentioning that Jordan joins the world today via the Cancer Day under the slogan “Even Cancer could prevent it”.
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