Hubballi: Indian Medical Association and its Women Doctors Wing recently conducted a mega health check-up camp for 1,000 students studying in a government school, and they provided free medicine to them.
The doctors found that a few students were suffering from anemia, dental and eye-related problems, and the doctors gave them medicine after accessing their health condition.
Dr Sangeeta Antartani gave a talk on menstrual hygiene, Dr Renuka Dugani demonstrated Pranayama and Suryanamaskar to the students. Mrs. Ajita Desai gave a lecture on adolescent health problems.
Dr Sangeeta Antartani, vice president of the wing, Dr Shashikala Hosamani, secretary Dr Bharati Bhavikatti, treasurer Dr Kanchana UT, coordinator Dr Jayashri Baligar, ophthalmologists Dr Kavita Rayangoudar, Dr Mangala Kinnarkar, and Dr Rashmi Nadiger, dentists Dr Manjula Nidavani and Dr Rashmi Angadi, Dr Nagarekha Hebsur, Dr Vidya Honawad, Dr Sumangala Beeranur, Dr Kaivalvya Deepali, Dr Mahesh DK, and others were present.
IMA Hubli branch has paid the school fees of the students who dropped out of the school due to financial constraints, IMA Hubli branch president Dr SY Mulkipatil handed over a cheque of Rs 10,000 to the school principal.