Friday, 27 July 2012

Diabetes Screening Camp held for Vijayawada IGM Stadium Walkers

Walking is one of the easiest, most relaxing forms of exercise for many people, but especially for those living with diabetes, says Consultant Gynecologist - Dr. Srikanth's Diabetes Specialities Centre, Dr. M. Suneetha.

Addressing the Vijayawada IGM Stadium walkers – Dr Suneetha added that, walking helps control blood glucose levels in people with diabetes and improves overall quality of life. It is also an activity that can help prevent or delay the onset of type 2 diabetes in people at risk.

Dr. Srikanth's Diabetes Specialities Centre and Vijayawada Walkers Association jointly conducted a diabetes screening camp at Indira Gandhi Muncipal Stadium – Vijayawada on 24th June 2012. Dr. L. Subba Rao President Indian Medical Association - Vijayawada, who presided over the event enumerated the benefits of regular walking like Improved glucose control, Better cardiovascular fitness and Weight control.

Sri. B. Sanjeeva Rao, Organizing Secretary, Vijayawada walkers Association said that 200 people, including 100 known diabetics and 12 new diabetics, visited the camp for a free check up apart from free medical advice.


Dr. M. Suneetha Consultant Gynecologist, DSDSC addressing Vijayawada IGM Stadium walkers.

Dr. M. Suneetha Consultant Gynecologist, DSDSC addressing Vijayawada IGM Stadium walkers.


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