Dominica will join the rest of the world to observe World Cancer Awareness Day, on 4th February 2019. The day will be observed locally by the Dominica Cancer Society.
World Cancer Day is celebrated all over the world. That day was created to raise awareness about cancer and to encourage people to prevent and detect it, as well as to continue to search for new treatments for it.
Public Relations Officer of the Dominica Cancer Society, Vinnia Royer says people should be aware of the growing incidents of cancer around the world.
“On February 4, 2019 the Dominica Cancer Society will observe World Cancer Awareness Day with a church service at the Methodist Church, and we also have address by our president,” Royer said.
Royer said cancer is a disease that everyone should be aware of.
”A Cancer is a purge and people need to be aware of cancer and do everything to prevent the growing cases of cancer,”Royer noted.
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