Ghosoun al-Bakour 40 is one of our cancer patients at our Oncology Center in Idlib. She s a widow, raising 6 children on her own. Her husband was killed a year ago in an aerial attack on his hometown.
Ghosoun was diagnosed with breast cancer 8 months ago, and received her first chemotherapy treatment in December 2018. Since then, Ghosoun has been coming back to our center for treatment every 3 weeks. In the next few weeks, she will complete her last dose of chemo.
SAMS Oncology Center in Idlib opened its doors in November 2018. It is the first of its kind in the area, providing cancer treatment free of charge. Currently, we have 24 patients, including 20 breast cancer and 4 lymphoma patients.