The Center for Endocrinology and Diabetes TAG VHS and DIWAAAS organized the World Diabetes Day – Family and Diabetes in VHS, Taramani.
Dr. Usha Sriram, founder of DIWWAAAS and the lead neurologist, Dr. Prithika Chary, opened the medical check-up. The medical check-up was performed on 150 people.
Several doctors, including Dr. Saritha Dasari, Nephrologist, Dr. Padma Chari, Cardiologist, Dr. Nilina, Sleep Specialist, participated in the program.
Dr. Usha Sriram, founder of DIWWAAAS, said: "As part of World Diabetes Day that focuses on Family and Diabetes, a highly interactive panel discussion with leading medical experts took place at the site. Participants interacted with experts and cleared their doubts.
The champion patients talked about their experiences with diabetes. The prizes were distributed to the winners of the quiz that was held as part of the day of diabetes.
Speaking about diabetes, Dr. Usha Sriram said: The Panel's discussion was informative and interactive, addressing global and local challenges. The themes and the panelists have been carefully curated to take a lifelong approach to the entire discourse. "
"Our goal is to make diabetes prevention a top priority through smart and sustainable solutions where activism, awareness, coalitions, success stories, public-private partnerships, community participation and promotion join together, we commit to take action as multiple stakeholders in this first Consultation, this year and again share the results of our actions, next year. "
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