With a view to providing awareness amongst women employees of Visakhapatnam steel plant about cancer, WIPS- RINL has organized a Cancer awareness session in association with Anil Neerukonda Hospital today at the training & development centre conference hall at Visakhapatnam steel plant.
A Team of 10 members including doctors and staff headed by Dr V Suryaprabha, Professor & HOD (Ob &G) have conducted the session. Ms. K Sarala, DGM (D&E) and WIPS Coordinator welcomed the team and participants and Ms M Sheela Priyadarshini, GM(MM) has inaugurated the session and emphasized on the importance of women’s health.
Dr. V Surya Prabha in her talk, with the help of a video presentation, has highlighted various important aspects of woman’s issues, preventive diagnosis for Cancer, precautions to be taken during menopausal stages and the importance of diet and exercises. Dr. Surya Prabha has urged women to spread the knowledge to a larger section to help them lead a better and healthier life.
Senior Physiotherapist has demonstrated the exercises for various general problems and doctors have explained how to carry out self-examination for checking of breast lumps in an early stage. Technicians have carried out random sugar tests, oxygen level measurements and blood pressure tests also. Ms G Vaidehi, Sr. Mgr and Secretary-WIPS has thanked the management and the team from Anil Neerukonda Hospital for enabling us to conduct the session in such a systematic manner.
The WIPS team and the women employees have specially thanked Dr. V. Suryaprabha who retired as GM (Medical) at Visakha Steel General Hospital of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant for her concern towards the health of women of Visakhapatnam Steel Plant. A large number of women employees participated in the programme.