Cancer Won’t Wait: Beacon Hospital Encourages Early Cancer Detection and Treatment

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CodeBlue Published 24 February 2021

Aiming to raise awareness of the importance of early detection and cancer treatment during the Covid-19 pandemic, Beacon Hospital has embarked on the aptly named campaign “Cancer Won’t Wait”.

We are currently facing stressful and challenging times with the current Covid-19 pandemic. Yet, it is crucial to know that the long intervals between cancer detections, diagnosis and treatment could result in disease progression or treatment complications,” says Dr Mohd Ibrahim Abdul Wahid, consultant clinical oncologist and medical director of Beacon Hospital. “It is important that you don’t delay cancer treatments.”

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