Fatmeh Abu Hrar Jabeel at a breast cancer screening clinic. Credit: Jillian Kestler-D'Amours/IPS.
Breast Cancer Screening Comes to Palestinians
DURA, Occupied West Bank, Nov 12, 2012 (IPS) - Fatmeh Abu Hrar Tabeel has had her first ever breast cancer screening. “It feels good to know, of course. Thanks to god, I am well,” the 51-year-old mother of seven told IPS. “Now I can examine myself once a month from home; the doctor showed me how.”