In a huge step towards benefitting the residents of Vasai and creating awareness regarding lifestyle diseases and conditions, the Wockhardt Hospital in Mira Road is all set to conduct a free preventive screening and second opinion mega super speciality camp from 11th July to 14th July at Bhobola Naka, Vasai where the hospital's clinic is located.
"To stay healthy, one needs to take care of physical, mental, and social well-being. There is also a surge in the number of lifestyle diseases. Despite following a healthy well-balanced diet, exercising daily, sleeping well, and quitting smoking and alcohol, critical illness can strike at any time. Hence, a preventive screening and a second opinion are essential to identify any disease at an early stage and get timely intervention on the occasion of World Population Day, said Dr Pankaj Dhamija," Centre Head Wockhardt Hospitals.
“Various factors such as a sedentary lifestyle, lack of physical activity, stress, insufficient sleep, poor eating habits, smoking, and alcohol can invite a host of health issues. Currently, many health issues such as diabetes, hypertension, heart attacks, stroke, obesity, cancer, thyroid problems, chronic lung disease like asthma, bronchitis, pneumonia, or any such related problems are rising in youngsters and older people. The beneficiaries of the camp will get free super speciality consultations that will be conducted by the hospital. This camp will be helpful for people to know their health status, spot diseases at an early stage, and save lives by offering prompt medical attention. The hospital urges everyone to take out time from their daily schedule and spare some time to improve their well-being and health," said the medico.
The super speciality departments available for consultations are Gynecology, Cardiology, Oncology, Neurology, Neurosurgery, Orthopedics and Gastroenterology.