February 15 is the Day International Children cancer
New Delhi, Feb 14: ‘What is Rashtrapati Bhavan,’ asks Dharmesh, a cancer patient blood. Although Mehroz, his teacher, is about to explain, at eight years old, another question is triggered. ‘Who lives there? It will help fix my cancer, “he asks, furiously coloring her” I deserve a nice environment also poster.
Dharmesh, along with more than 500 children with cancer and their families are preparing to go to Rashrapati Bhavan on February 15 for a full day tour fun, celebration and gifts, organized by the Municipal Council of New Delhi 14th International Childhood Cancer day (ICCD) 2015. they are hoping President Pranab Mukherjee, will join them. The event, organized by an NGO, involve children in public and private hospitals, including AIIMS, Safdarjung Hospital, Kalawati Saran Children Hospital, Apollo, Max, Medanta, Rajiv Gandhi and Shroff Eye Hospital. (Read: key to healthy life for survivors of childhood cancer )
survivors of blood cancer Chandan Kumar, 23, and Sonu Piyush Narain, 21, sent a special invitation to Mukherjee for the event, which has been called “Tea and Samosas with President ‘.” We want to present a petition President eight reasons why childhood cancer should be considered a health priority in India. The most important and obvious to remember is that even when cure rates of childhood cancer are 70-95 percent mortality rate remains 50-70 percent, “Narain told IANS. (Read: Cancer in children – recognize symptoms early, save your child’s life )
Sonu Piyush Narain said: “In 2006, both Chandan and were fighting cancer. we went to Rashtrapati Bhavan and met with President APJ Abdul Kalam. he was friendly and attentive. he took time to talk with us and take pictures and offer us tea. “Manager NGO Cankids Kidscan program (sensitization and promotion) Kapil Chawla, who is coordinating the visit to Rashtrapati Bhavan, said that because of ICCD a functioning conscience also be organized on the campus of the Indian Institute of medical Sciences. (Read: World Cancer Day 2014: Many challenges remain for treatment of childhood cancer )
Medical residents released their festival a weeklong operation for childhood cancer . Coming together with Cankids Kidscan – national society for childhood cancer, more than 1,000 doctors, survivors and supporters will run five kilometers to raise awareness in the fight against childhood cancer. The race was flagged off at 7.30am by AIIMS director M. C. Mishra. Shashank Pooniya, resident representative of a medical association, told IANS: ‘. This would be the first time when doctors would be running for patients, “Dr. Anurag, deputy secretary of the association, told IANS:” It is indeed an honor to participate in the race. It’s a double gift, a healthy as well as the noble quest “(Read: fighter pilot, a teenager, loses battle with cancer, died in the World Cancer Day ).
the annual event is held ICCD world on February 15 under the auspices of International Childhood Cancer, formerly International Confederation of Parent Childhood Cancer ‘(ICCCPO). ICCD theme this year is’ Access to Care’ in . that Cankids organized a campaign of 45 days through 21 cities and more than 42 cancer centers AIIMS Director Mishra told IANS. “These campaigns create awareness that childhood cancer is curable if diagnosed early and treated it a important to raise funds in support of children and families affected “opportunity.
Poonam Bagai, founding president of Cankids and member of the board of International Childhood Cancer, told IANS. “The ICCD campaign is a local and global call to act now to children with cancer ” Together , ensure that children with better access to the best treatment and care possible cancer, “Bagai, who was recently awarded by the Indian Academy of pediatrics’ services Yeoman for child health in India said.”
Source: IANS / by Anjali Madan
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