Hasbani launches electronic national cancer registry

Vice Prime Minister, Caretaker Minister of Public Health, Ghassan Hasbani, launched on Wednesday the electronic national cancer registry at the Ministry of Health, in the presence of concerned officials.

"The more the awareness, the earlier the detection," Hasbani said, stressing the importance of through follow-up on cancer cases in an attempt to treat the disease with more meticulousness.

Moreover, the Minister sounded the alarm on the grave environmental situation in Lebanon. "Pollution and environmental damage in Lebanon is as massive as a nuclear head," he said.

Source: National News Agency