Kuwait, October 2018,

Driven by its social commitment to effectively contribute to the wellbeing of its staff while taking all necessary initiatives to spread awareness and guidance about serious health issues The Sultan Center, organized its annual seminar for its staff with the support of New Mowasat Hospital about the prevention and early detection of breast cancer.

The seminar was given by Dr. Samir Ashoor, Obstetrics and Gynecology and Fellow of the Royal College of Gynecology and Obstetrics London, who provided information about the importance of early detection of breast cancer by conducting regular check-ups, the importance of maintaining a healthy diet and weight, getting plenty of exercise and knowing your family history. Dr. Ashoor further elaborated on symptoms, risk-factors and treatments in the fight against breast cancer.

The seminar was then followed up by an interactive Q&A session in which staff had an opportunity to ask questions about types of screening for breast cancer, effects of cancer, how to deal with those battling cancer and today’s treatment options.

Throughout the year TSC conducts a regular health screenings for its staff and seminars on how to lead a more healthier lifestyle through a well-balanced diet combined with regular exercise.

TSC would like to thank New Mowasat Hospital and Dr. Ashoor for organizing this health seminar and helping to address this health issue affecting the community.