MSD Pharmaceuticals Pvt.Ltd.,a wholly owned subsidiary of Merck & Co.inc. USA announced the launch of a comprehensive cervical cancer prevention programme "Guard yourself' in Bengaluru in the presence of a panel of doctors.This programme aims to help fight cervical cancer which is the leading cancer affecting women in India and causing nearly 72,825 deaths every year.
The panel of doctors include Dr.Hema Diwakar, Dr. Sarawathi Ramesh,Dr.Pushpa Radhakri,Dr.V.Asha v kumar,Dr, Anuradha Pramesh,Dr.Revathy Prasad,and Dr.D.Sangeeta.Mr.K.G.Anathakrishnan,MD,MSD India was also present.Ms.Sameera Reddy,Bollywood actor was also present.
How to prevent cervical cancer? Education,Screening and Vaccination are the three important aspects of fighting cervical cancer. For the list of clinics please visit the website www.guardyourself.in
The doctors said, after education and screening ,if vaccinated earlier, cervical cancer can be prevented.