Introducing the app for Breast Cancer Awareness, Timely Diagnosis and Treatment
Karachi: Punk Pakistan has introduced an app for awareness of infectious diseases like breast cancer which has important information about the disease, panel of experts and free treatment facility.
Early diagnosis of infectious diseases like breast cancer in women is a guarantee of successful treatment but most women are not fully aware of the disease and the mortality rate increases. Breast cancer is a disease like other types of cancer. But in society, talking about it is considered taboo and many women do not tell anyone about the disease due to shame or hesitation, until the disease reaches its final stage.
Realizing this need, The Punk Pakistan, which works on women’s health and especially cancer, has launched a unique application on breast cancer that not only treats women living across Pakistan. It also provides free treatment.
In this regard, Dr. Zubeida Qazi, President of Punk Pakistan, said that the most important thing for recovery from breast cancer is timely diagnosis of the disease, so our first priority is to provide patients with basic information and self-examination procedures. To do
According to the International Agency for Research on Cancer, 25,928 women were diagnosed with breast cancer in Pakistan last year alone, while 13,725 women lost their lives to the deadly disease.
This app is useful for women from all walks of life as it is available in local languages and most importantly, the app informs women about self-diagnosis or procedure for breast cancer.
These simple and easy ways can help women diagnose breast cancer at home without having to go to a laboratory or hospital.
Self-diagnosis of breast cancer
The first sign of breast cancer is the formation of lumps. The app offers simple and easy ways to diagnose it in local languages that can be self-diagnosed.
Contact a specialist
The most important step after being diagnosed with breast cancer is to seek treatment from a specialist. Punk Pakistan has qualified and experienced breast specialists whose free services will be offered to the customers.
Patient Conversation Forum
The app also has a “discussion forum” for recovering patients and new patients, where recovering patients share their experiences with new patients, which is the best way to encourage new patients and provide direct information about the disease. Is.
The app is also available in provincial languages
The uniqueness of the app is that it is available in provincial languages. Being in Punjabi, Sindhi, Balochi and Pashto languages, it is equally useful for women living in all parts of Pakistan.
The app can be installed from the Google Store.