Hyderabad

Prevent diseases through awareness: Lakshma Reddy tells doctors

Prevent diseases through awareness: Lakshma Reddy tells doctors

Health Minister today exhorted doctors and medical fraternity to create awareness among the people on preventing diseases rather than giving just treatment and also to offer the best services to cure. Lakshma Reddy launched 10 Dialysis units, with bar code and op folder at NIMS here and asked that the doctors should focus on preventing the attack of the diseases. He expressed concern that people are falling victims to multiple diseases and there is a need to check the problem he felt. The government increasing funds to provide facilities and infrastructure in the hospitals though the patient number is also increasing at alarming level the minister said.

We have purchased 40 dialysis units and rest of 30 will be set up soon he said. The government though claiming to be number one in providing health facilities it is panic that the number of patients and diseases increasing manifold. At this juncture it is for the doctors to create awareness among the people to be cautious of the diseases by taking preventive steps. (NSS