HEALTH AWARENESS ON HYPERTENSION
‘WIN OVER DISEASE WITH A SIMPLE LIFESTYLE’–FATHER MULLER SCHOOL OF NURSING STUDENTS INSTILL AWARENESS ON HYPERTENSION AMONG PEOPLE OF KRISHNAPURA, SURATHKAL
The final year General Nursing & Midwifery Course students of Father Muller School of Nursing organised a Health awareness programme on 10th October 2017 to motivate people to keep away Hypertension and its long term complications by avoiding sedentary lifestyle.
Mr U.T. Khader, Hon’ble Minister for Food & Civil Supplies & Incharge Minister of Chamarajanagar District presided over the event. He stressed on Public Health as ‘everyone’s responsibility. He strongly stated that ‘when humans go against nature, our Health is lost to disease’. He advised all to keep track of their own health through regular Health checkups, maintaining cleanliness, limiting stress in routine life and also making favourable lifestyle changes.
Mr Tilakraj and Mr Hayaz, Corporators of Krishnapura area, Mr Umar Abba, Co-ordinator of Dharmasthala Development Scheme and Mrs Jasmine Sarita Vas, Principal, Father Muller School of Nursing were present on the occasion.
Mr Shridhar Kotian, resident of Krishnapura area was felicitated for his contribution towards social development of the area.
The programme was organised by the Community Health Nursing Department faculty of Father Muller School of Nursing. Around 300 people witnessed the programme.