Breast Cancer Prevention: Special Session at Hospital da Luz Lisboa

October is the month internationally dedicated to breast cancer prevention and Hospital da Luz Lisboa will hold, on the 20th, an information session with the participation of specialists working in the area and patients who will give their testimony.

The initiative will take place in the hospital’s auditorium, starting 9:00 a.m., with the interventions of nutritionist Cristina Gonçalves, who will talk about the importance of nutrition in breast cancer, Sara Rosado, who will explain the benefits of physical exercise, and makeup artist Ana Aurélio, who will approach beauty care during treatments. The session will also count with the presence of António Faria (“Meditation and relaxation techniques in anxiety control”) and psychologist Catarina Riviero (“Between fear and hope: how to deal with emotions”).

The closing session, at 12:30, will be conducted by writer Helena Sacadura Cabral.

Entrance is free, but enrolment is required by e-mail