Health ministry denies shortage in cancer medication

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Health ministry denies shortage in cancer medication

  Wed Apr 04, 2018 21:38        Kuwait

Under-Secretary at the Ministry of Health Dr. Mostafa Redha denied on Wednesday any shortage in cancer medication supplies in hospitals concerned. In a press statement, he stressed on keenness pn providing all medicines and developing strategic stocks to avoid any shortage.

Pointing out that the ministry carefully followed up on media reports about the purported shortage, he affirmed that these reports were found to be "incorrect claims." Dr. Redha clarified that all cancer medications are being requested and provided in quantities exceeding the actual requirement from the specialized departments.

He called on citizens and means of social media to investigate the accuracy of any news before broadcasting.

 


   Health ministry denies shortage in cancer medication