World Cancer Day: Guv bats for healthy lifestyle, balanced food

Jammu, Feb 3: Jammu and Kashmir Governor Satya Pal Malik on Sunday in a message on World Cancer Day laid emphasis on the importance of healthy and balanced food, sports and recreation to de-stress mind and body and live a healthy life.
Malik noted that the observance of the World Cancer Day is an opportunity to enhance awareness for the prevention, timely detection and proper treatment of Cancer which can improve the chances of survival.
He observed that in our fight against Cancer people have the power to take various actions to reduce the impact of cancer on individuals, families and communities and to work collectively to reduce the global burden of cancer and educating and informing individuals and communities about the links between lifestyle and cancer risk is a step towards effective cancer prevention.