Breast Feeding Week - I
In view of observing "Breast Feeding Week ( Aug 1st - Aug 7th )", the Department of Paediatrics organised an Awareness Talk and Skit on the " Benefits of Breast feeding and Scope of Homoeopathy in Lactation problems"on the 5th of August 2017 at the FMHMC OPD in Deralakatte for the patients. The doctor in-charge was Dr Reshel Noronha .
The program commenced at 11:15 am, starting with the Skit. The skit was performed by the students of III rd yr BHMS. About 23 students participated in the skit. The theme of the skit was "to emphasise on the Benefits of Breast Feeding and to clear out the misconceptions the general public has on Breast Feeding". It was a 20 minute skit. The students performed very well.
Followed by the skit, an awareness talk was given by Dr Silppa Venugopal, a final year Paediatric Post graduate student. She delivered the talk in Malayalam. Her talk emphasied on the Benefits of Breast Feeding and the Scope of Homoeopathy in Lactation problems.
Thereafter, another talk was given by Dr Sowmini, a final year Medicine post graduate student. She gave a talk in Kannada. Her talk highlighted the Importance of Breast feeding and Scope of homoeopathy in lactation problems.
The patients present in the OPD that morning watched the skit and listened to the talk attentively. The program ended at 12:00 pm.