an awareness session on starting of Menstruation and Hygiene

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  • Posted on September 11, 2017

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Menstruation is a normal biological process and a key sign of reproductive health A meeting was organised by the Women and Child Development Department in association with the IGD at Sakatpur village School to sensitize the adolescent girl about menstruation and hygiene. Menstrual hygiene, a very important risk factor for reproductive tract infections, is a…



Celebration of National Nutrition Week 2017

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  • Posted on September 7, 2017

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National Nutrition Week 2017 was organized at community level to amplify the message related to nutrition as much as possible in three villages (Bhatoli, Malpur & Kishanpura) of IGD project Kavach area on 6th & 7th September 2017. IGD accords primacy to preventive and first line curative care at the primary health level, and emphasizes…



A SESSION ON SESSION ON DENGUE AND ITS PREVENTION

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  • Posted on September 6, 2017

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A session had taken by Dr. Sangeeta on Dengue at the Primary Health Center, Dhanaura. Dengue fever is a disease caused by viruses that are transmitted to people by mosquitoes. Following points were discussed with the participant:- Dr. Sangeeta explained the causative organisms, how they infect a person, time taken for the symptoms to develop…



Diseases of old age and care

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  • Posted on September 5, 2017

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We all grow old no matter man, woman, rich or poor, but it all depends on person to person at which pace it will happen depends upon the environments, genetic and our way of living. In a group meeting with the people of the Kadwali village, Indore Dr. H.N. Pauddar discussed the following points about…



Mass Awareness activity on National Nutrition Week

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  • Posted on September 5, 2017

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An interface workshop with nursing students was organized in the premises of Lord Mahavira Nursing College. Purpose of interface workshop is to make an understanding between each other that how can we make “National Nutrition Week 2017” successful and how we can create more & more awareness on nutrition during this week. Dr Gurcharan Singh…



An awareness session with the Barotiwala villagers, Kasauli Himachal Pradesh about prevention of diarrhea

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  • Posted on September 4, 2017

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An awareness regarding different aspects of prevention and treatment of diarrheal diseases among the Barotiwala villagers, Kasauli Himachal Pradesh carried out by Dr. Rakesh Pandey. Rural people were significantly less aware than their urban counterparts regarding preventive methods of diarrhea. the following points are discussed the community. Rakesh explained the meaning of diarrhoea and how…



Mr. Pawan Varma Director of IGD and Dr. H N Pauddar sensitized the community about the diseases during rainy season at Kadwali village

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  • Posted on August 31, 2017

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Mr. Pawan Varma Director of IGD and Dr. H N Pauddar visited village Kadwali and addressed villagers in panchayat Hall. They sensitize the people about diseases during rainy season. This is a breeding season for mosquitoes which are responsible for Dengue, Malaria and chikungunya. If Malaria is remain untreated may complicate and death can result.…



Personal hygiene awareness session at Barontiwala, Kasauli, Himachal pradesh

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  • Posted on August 31, 2017

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Dr. Pandey described about personal hygiene among the community of Barontiwala. Following points were discussed:- Dr. Pandey said personal hygiene is important for well-being of health. He suggested to maintain the following habits in daily life:- Take bath daily Brush your teeth twice a day, first early in the morning and second before going to…



IGD Director Mr. Pawan Varma organised an awareness meeting about the abuses of alcohol and tobacco

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  • Posted on August 30, 2017

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IGD Director Mr. Pawan Varma during his visit to Indore on 30th August organised an awareness meeting for laborers and their family about the abuses of alcohol and tobacco. They both cause multiple complications with the body that can range from mild to life-threatening. He wanted people not to consume alcohol and explained its hazards…



Community meeting in the Sakatpur village on scabies

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  • Posted on August 29, 2017

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Scabies is a skin disease commonly found in overcrowded and poor hygiene environment. As prolonged skin to skin contact is the method of transmission, household overcrowding or living in overcrowded conditions poses a high risk for infection and infestation of scabies. A community meeting held in the Sakatpur village on scabies. Participants were women and…