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Fortis Escorts Heart Centre steps up the initiative to spread awareness on Management of Heart Diseases in association with the API Bilaspur Chapter

Date : February 26, 2016

The cardiology team of Fortis Escorts Heart Centre, Raipur delivered a talk on cardiac diseases and its management at Bilaspur recently. The event was aimed at reaching across the audience to educate about heart disease and its management. The talk was led by Dr. Satish Suryavanshi, Principal Consultant, Cardiology, Fortis Escorts Heart Centre.

Death due to Cardiological ailments is a leading cause of death in Chhattisgarh. It is imperative that residents know about the reasons leading to heart disease and its management. With Fortis Escorts Heart Centre operating out of Raipur, the doctors consider it their prime responsibility to ensure they reach out to people to contribute to awareness generated on various diseases particularly those that affect organs like the heart.

Dr Satish Suryavanshi, Principal Consultant, Cardiology at Fortis Escorts Heart Centre said, ”With a significant rise of heart diseases in Chhattisgarh, it becomes our responsibility to spread as much as awareness as possible about the disease and their causes. Following a healthy lifestyle is a crucial role in preventing a large number of cardiac ailments and other cardiac related diseases. Regular exercise, nutritious diet and giving up smoking habits help preventing heart diseases.’’

It is important for people to understand the gravity of the situation posed by non-communicable diseases today. The tribal population of Chhattisgarh has very low awareness about healthcare facilities and the heart diseases that is posing a threat to the people today. It is a responsibility on the part of local doctors to initiate an awareness campaign that cut across the communities. Such campaigns helps people know of medical facilities and treatments available.

For More information please contact:

Ajey Maharaj: +91 9871798573;
ajey.maharaj@fortishealthcare.com

Vidya Pawan Kapoor: +91 9899996189;
vidya.kapoor@fortishealthcare.com

Priti Srivastava: +91 9910605271;
ms.priti@fortishealthcare.com

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