DGF / WOW India's Health Agenda of
Public Awareness & Action
Don't ignore Tuberculosis. It is number one cause of death in women in India.
Suicide is number two cause of death. Don't be serious, be light, learn to relax, make sincere friends.
Movement against Anaemia (MAA) Please commit to make Anaemia Free Family. Hb of child & women should be 12 gm%.
Movement against Osteoporosis (MAO). 70% women have weak bone. Get BMD/ Dexa to know your own bone health.
Safe Delivery/ Safe Abortion> ( No quacks please, No home delivery).
Knowledge of contraception / emergency contraception to every adolescent girl & married woman.
If you have Hypertension/ Diabetes, it should be controlled as (every 4th women has it). B.P. should be 120/80, P.P. Sugar should be <120 mg
Women should become obsessed about her own Weight / BMI. Over 50% women in city are over weight. Obesity is a disease & you should treat it. BMI of 32 - means that you have reached the point of return.
Obsession about walking (30 minutes), Yoga & Balanced Diet is must for every Indian women/ girl child
Annual check-up for women by lady doctor is must-
Screening should include gynae checkup.
Say 'No' to Cervical Cancer. Cancer cervix as it is number one cancer in India & cancer breast is number two cancer. Join us in movement for Cervical Cancer Prevention. FOGSI recommended Vaccination (9-46 years). If H/O cancer in family - Twice a year checkup advised.