Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre conducted a special Diabetic Check-up camp followed by an awareness symposium on 2nd December, Tuesday.
The diabetic check-up began at 9:00am and went on till 2:00pm in the afternoon at the Conference Hall, 6th Floor, Meenakshi Mission Hospital.
The complete diabetic check-up is priced at Rs. 300 and will include:
Random Blood Sugar
In addition to these tests, visitors also availed free consultation from experts in the fields of diabetes, Cardiology and Dental.
The Awareness Symposium began at 12:00 noon. It was presided by
Prof. V. Sangaralingam (M.A, M.Ed, M.Phil, PhD).
The topic for debate and discussion will be 'Avoiding Diabetes'.
The eminent diabetologists and other specialists of the hospital participated in the symposium.
Dr. C. R. Maheshbabu (Chief diabetes specialist) spoke on the 'Ill effects of Diabetes.'
Dr. R. Sivakumar (Chief Cardiologist) spoke on effects of diabetes on the heart.
Dr. Jibreel Oysul, BDS, MBA - Consultant Dental Doctor spoke on the Diabetes and Dental Care.
The symposium was followed by lunch at 2:00pm.