G’bad: Free camp held at Yashoda Kaushambi on obesity and usefulness of bariatric surgery


A mega free camp on obesity awareness and freedom from obesity was held at Yashoda Hospital, Kaushambi. The camp was inaugurated by MD Dr PN Arora who said that more than 150 obese people were checked for body fat analysis, BMI, height, weight, BP, sugar etc that was free of cost and free consultation was also offered to them by Senior Bariatric and Metabolic surgeon Dr Sushant Vadhera.

An awareness lecture on obesity was also given on the occasion that was through video lecture. Senior Dietician Bhawana GArg and Senior Physio Dr Mubarak and Dr Akhilender gave invaluable tips for taing the right diet.

Senior Gynaecologist Dr Deepa, Senior Paeditrician, Dr Sudhir Gelot also underwent fat analysis test.

Dr Vadhera said that bariatric surgery is not a short-cut for losing weight but it gives freedom from obesity related diseases such as diabetes, hypertension, gout etc. He said that this surgery as carried out in persons aged 18-65 yrs.

The camp was coordinated by Gaurav Pandey, Prateem Goon, Rahul Sahni, Sanjeev, Preeti and Ankit.

-delhincrnews.in reporter