Health News: Awareness campaigns on men and women's health, and distribution of 7300 hygiene kits Thursday 01 November 2018

Caritas Health Department carries out many activities raising awareness about physical and mental health. In the occasion of Men’s Health Month, Caritas launched a prostate awareness campaign in ten of Caritas’ health centers and distributed brochures about prostate-related diseases. Caritas also organized a breast cancer awareness campaign. In addition, Caritas took part in school health programs across Lebanon by examining children and distributing more than 7300 hygiene kits. Furthermore, Caritas put together a mental health gap training for its nurses, social workers, psychologists, and physicians to better prepare them to deal with patients.