A Screening program for Anemia was conducted on 29.03.2019 (Friday) in K.R Halli RHTC for the women in the reproductive age group. After the screening test, the women with severe Anemia were referred to RRMCH for further management.
“Anjali” A short movie on Adolescent girl & Anemia was screened.
Health Education on “Anemia Prevention & Control” was given by Harshitha S, Bhumika S & Himani P 4rth term Under Graduate students under the guidance of Dr. Santosh Achappa, Assistant Professor, Dept of Community Medicine, RRMCH.
From the Department of Community Medicine under “Prevention & Control of Anaemia initiative” a Screening Program was organized in Jnana vikas Degree College for Anaemia, where 180 female students were screened for Anaemia. Along with screening, Health Education about Anaemia was given by 4th term MBBS students under the guidance of Dr. Santosh Achappa , Assistant Professor Department of Community Medicine.
The students participated with enthusiasm & took an oath to spread the message & contribute to their best of ability in creating the awareness regarding Anaemia in the community.