Health: More Than 30 Centers in Iraq to Deal With Cancer
|September 28, 2014||Filled under Iraq Daily News|
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The Health Ministry announced that the number of Iraqi cancer treatment centers has more than 30 centers spread in most provinces.
The director of the media department at the ministry Abdul Ghani Saadoun Radio Free Iraq, “said the ministry handles the creation of treatment centers, and developed, and updated with everything that is new devices and medical staff,” explaining that “four of these centers is concerned with tumors that affect children, and five specialized in radiation therapy as well as 23 centers of chemotherapy.”
But a member of the Health Committee in the House of Representatives Abdul Hadi Mohan believes that cancer treatment centers is insufficient, pointing out that “countries such as Iraq, suffering the effects of radiation from weapons and explosive remnants of war and environmental pollution as well as the weakness of the free services offered to patients.”
To the number of patients expressed resentment of the poor services provided by the Ministry of Health for those who suffer from injuries cancerous.
Said Um Ibrahim citizenship that her child is suffering from a cancerous held in parts of his body that “the standard routine in the Ministry of Health and the lack of specialized centers to address tumors minute pushed me to travel out of Iraq to save the life of my child.
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