Vaatsalya Hospital, Hanamkonda conducted a village meet on 6th January at Manukonda Village. Mandal surpunch,Village secretary, Aasha workers mandala in charge and 35 villagers gathered in the program.
Diarrhea is the foremost killer disease worldwide. It causes almost 40% of all deaths in children under the age group of five. Proper administration of ORS (Oral Rehydration Solutions/Salts) helps prevent almost one million deaths every year.
“ORS, The only Real Solution to Diarrhea”, an awareness program conducted by Dr. Yatheesha, Paediatric Consultant at Vaatsalya Hospital, Shimoga, for all the medical staff at the hospital about the causes and effects of Diarrhea and how proper administration of ORS can help prevent Diarrhea.