Denkyembour District Assembly Organizes Breast Screening for Staff

Posted by Elvis Offei-Bekoe - 2nd November, 2022

On 2nd November 2022, The Department of Social Welfare and Community Development of the Denkyembour District Assembly organized a breast cancer screening for its staff. The screening was conducted by a team of healthcare professionals, and it was aimed at early detection and prevention of breast cancer.

Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer deaths among women worldwide, and early detection is crucial for successful treatment. The screening program was therefore an important initiative to promote the health and well-being of the staff of the assembly.

The screening process involved a clinical breast examination. The healthcare professionals provided information on breast cancer awareness and prevention, as well as guidance on how to perform self-breast examinations.

Overall, the screening was a success, with a good turnout of staff members. The Department of Social Welfare and Community Development plans to organize more health screenings in the future to ensure the well-being of its staff and promote healthy living in the community.