1st July is observed as Doctors Day every year.
To ear mark the occasion, All India Radio along with Heart care Foundation of India and India Habitat Centre are jointly organizing a panel discussion on Rog ek Elaaj Anek on Thursday 28th July at Casurina Hall, India Habitat Center, Lodhi Road, New Delhi at 7 p.m.
The panel discussion will have experts from all pathies. The panel discussion will be moderated by Padma Shri and Dr B C Roy National Awardee Dr KK Aggarwal and President Heart Care Foundation of India. The panelists will include Dr Shikha Sharma (Wellness Expert), Dr Ishwar V Basavvadadde (Naturopath), Dr Praveen Bhatia (Obesity Surgeon), Dr S V Tripathi (Ayurveda) and Dr Mridula Pandey (Homeopathy).
The entry to the public is free.
Obesity is the new epidemic of the society and is responsible for increasing numbers of heart attacks, paralysis, diabetes and hypertension. It is a lifestyle disorder and completely preventable.
Unlike the west, obesity in India is more central and presents as pot belly obesity.