World Hypertension day was commemorated by Shri Sathya Sai College of Nursing. An awareness program in the form of health talk and Screening was organized at Shri Sathya Sai medical college and Research institute Hospital on 17.5.2022. The theme of the health talk was to create awareness among the public about the prevention, early detection, and Management of Hypertension.
The Program was organized by Dr. Helen Shaji J.C, Principal of Shri Sathya Sai College of Nursing, an event Coordinated by S. Mahalakshmi, professor.
The Program started at 10.00 am with an introduction by S.Mahalakshmi, Professor welcomed the gathering, and a Health talk was given by, Ms.Pavithra, Ms.Divya Bharathi, and Ms. Gayathri, Ms.Monisha II year B.Sc.(Nursing) students. Following the health talk, 43 patients were screened for Hypertension and the handout of dos and don’ts was distributed. They covered various aspects of Hypertension such as causes, signs and symptoms, early detection, preventive measure, and treatment. Ms.Mahalakshmi, Professor narrated the health talk and highlighted early detection and treatment. The feedback obtained by the participants conveyed that the program was very useful. The program was adjourned at 11.30 am.