GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >> Healthcare and Medicine

 
  Share

Dubai – 01 November 2017:  Women's Committee of Dubai Customs organized an assembly in front of its main headquarters for all its employees to raise awareness about Breast Cancer Awareness Month. 

The function saw the presence of Ahmed Mahboob Musabih, Director of Dubai Customs and a number of executive directors, heads of departments, employees and clients.    

Musabih pointed out that the awareness activities carried out by Dubai Customs during the month of October in support of breast cancer campaign are part of its commitment towards its social responsibilities and its inherent values in fulfilment of the national agenda of UAE Vision 2021.  

“Health awareness initiatives are part of our strategic plans at Dubai Customs. They encourage employees to follow a healthier life style and seek prevention from different types of cancer” he added.

On her part, Mariam Khalifa Al-Shamsi, Head of Women's Committee at Dubai Customs said: “Awareness initiatives started in the second week of October for 3 weeks. They covered a wide array of activities to encourage employees to early detect cancer as we all know early detection of cancer greatly increases the chances for successful treatment”. 

Female employees were given vouchers for free medical scanning, and laborers wore pink shirts branded with a breast cancer logo. 

Breast Cancer Awareness Month (BCAM) is an annual international health campaign organized by major breast cancer charities every October to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure. The campaign also offers information and support to those affected by breast cancer.



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 10443 times
Posted on : Wednesday, November 1, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : American Hospital Dubai launches American Heart Association's Resuscitation Quality Improvement (RQI...
Next Story : Boecker® to Showcase Public Health Solutions at Gulfood Manufacturing
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Global brands with lowest cost at Karama Ware house sale from this Thursday
Glam's Makeup Launches in the Middle East
Review: Facial with Dr Renaud's range at Nazih
Glasshouse Collection from Olivia Burton
CFB T3 000 Manufacture Movement Pioneering Peripheral Technology
CALVIN KLEIN WOMEN: The first CALVIN KLEIN fragrance developed under the vision...
Mr. Burberry Indigo Eau De Toilette
Hour Choice presents Coach New York Collection
Prevention, Not Cure: Kaya's ‘Hair Strength Therapies' Set to Rid the Gulf of it...
Tommy Hilfiger Iconic Sport collection
Matthew Fitzpatrick Wins the 2018 Omega European Masters
Executive Tourbillon Free Wheel
Introducing New Make-up From Rodial That You Need In Your Kit
Australia's Number No.1 Natural Skincare Brand* Partners With Jessica Kahawaty
Rado reimagines a bold 1960s classic for the 21st Century
Scuderia Ferrari presents Fall winter collection
Kate Spade New York Presents Debut Collection From Creative Director Nicola Gla...
Introducing VK Beauty Lounge & Bar
Alina Anwar Couture Launches in UAE
Tata Communications Strengthens Cyber Defence in the Middle East with the Launch...
Rolls-Royce Motor Cars Takes the Luxury of Privacy to a New Level
Facebook Launches Community Help on Facebook Lite
Introducing Home Fragrance at Robinsons, Dubai Festival City
British Classics Make a Comeback in Jack Wills AW18 Collections
Dubai Culture Organises ‘Writing Literature Novels and Editing them as Play Scri...
Bring a Touch of Sophistication to Your Home with The Exclusive SmegXDolce&Gabba...
Up Your Health and Lifestyle Game with the Huawei TalkBand B5
du and Holidays by flydubai partnership takes flight to bring great experiences ...
‘Unseen Potential' - Art from Scrap and Discarded Parts
CNN's Inside the Middle East explores the region's evolving photography scene
Roberto Cavalli's Exclusive Duo of Fragrances
Ferrari World Abu Dhabi invites guests to enjoy the spectacular Friends & Family...
New Google Search feature launches for job-seekers in Arab world
Majid Al Futtaim and UNICEF Partner to Help Send 1 Million Children to School by 2020
Honda voted “Preferred Sedan Car Brand of the Year” for the fourth year in a row
Audi headed for the future with Formula E and DTM
Defying Age With Skin Republic's Gold and Platinum Face Masks
Al-Futtaim Toyota's Upgrade campaign brings back the hottest car deals
Sheikh Zayed, the First Falconer and Nature Protector
Your skin needs more than just sunscreen
PAN Emirates bedroom festival with discount up to 70%
UHOA goes live with #YouBeUganda at Expo 2018
Al-Futtaim Toyota swoops another win at the Filipino Times Awards
Mousses Etoiles to reveal the latest luxury designs of commercial-use outdoor fu...
NARS Erdem SS19 Beauty Report
Lacoste.12.12 Collection
Why the Modern-Day Oil and Gas Industry Needs Millennials to Survive?
Abu Dhabi International Airport Hosts Sheikh Zayed Photo Exhibition
William Collection by Hugo Boss
Trevor Sorbie Range Relaunches in the UAE