Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain in his message on “World Brain Day” has stressed the need for raising awareness and prevent people from getting complex fatal disease of stroke besides
expanding provision of maximum treatment facilities to such
President while highlighting the health awareness among the public has said,” that at a time when every sixth person in the world is
getting affected by complex and fatal disease of stroke it is imperative that awareness should be raised among the public to
enable them to protect themselves from this disease by adopting preventive measures and all efforts to raise awareness and prevent people from getting affected from such complex diseases were akin to serving the humanity.
He said efforts should be made to adopt healthy life style by shunning habits causing this disease like smoking and other such unhealthy activities.
President while commending the efforts of World Federation of Neurology and World Stroke Organizations has stress upon relevant government departments in cooperation with welfare institutions to
undertake all necessary steps to raise awareness among the people and provide maximum facilities for treatment.