Women at Odumase, the Sunyani West Municipal capital in the Bono Region have been sensitized over the weekend on the prevalence and menace of breast cancer.
Beneficiaries were also informed about issues of skin and cervical cancers and associated dangers and urged them to report early health signs to the hospital for immediate diagnosis and treatment.
It was at a social gathering organized by the G2 Foundation, a non-governmental charitable organization for the welfare of vulnerable women, children, orphans, widows and persons with Disabilities
The gathering for women and children was also to encourage parents, particularly mothers to prioritize issues of their health and also take up responsibilities to ensure their children desist from what could lead them to indulge in social vices.
Ms Gifty Nyarko, the Chief Executive Officer for the G2 Foundation earlier addressing the gathering stated parents may not take very good care of their children when battling ailments.
Therefore the need for women to be abreast with current health issues of concern, most especially breast cancer and guide them to live a sustainable healthier life, she said.