Health Awareness Drive: Monsoon Ailments

Posted on December 21st, 2018 @ 04:11pm

Monsoon has just begun, and it also signals the resurgence of diseases like Malaria, Dengue and Chikungunya, apart from other water-borne which affect the stomach, respiratory tract and skin. These disorders have been taking a serious toll on the health of people of Rajkot, especially since the last 2-3 years.

Considering a wide range of healthcare responsibilities a Pharmacist is entrusted with, students of School of Pharmacy, RK University, prepared and distributed health awareness newsletters regarding prevention & treatment of monsoon-specific ailments on 27th July, 2018, at Race Course Ring Road.
Students also displayed pamphlets across RK University. The awareness drive generated a lot of interest and received a wonderful response from the public.
Through all these activities since many years, School of Pharmacy, RK University, has been a pioneer in highlighting the importance of Pharma profession to the public.