LATEST IN DFY :
3. Doctors For You Assam successfully conducted mass casualty handling training for paramedics and nurses in the ongoing Emergency Management Exercise in Sivasagar, Assam | 2. World Disability Day program was observed by MRVC-DFY centre at Lallubhai compound on 3rd December 2015. | 1. DFY Kashmir has completed the construction of 60 toilet units under its CII sponsored rehabilitation project in Bandipora district. |
Latest Stories and Updates
Bringing the best health practices to rural bihar
Cardiotocography (CTG) machine is an established tool for monitoring wellbeing of an unborn baby. It is as essential as the stethoscope for an obstetrician. But due to cost, lack of awareness and lack of technical skill to interpret the graphs, it is rarely used in Bihar outside Patna city. One CTG test in Patna costs Rs 800!! The NMBT Center, Patna has started CTG monitoring of patients in their final month of pregnancy and during labour process.
Educating the young girls on health & hygiene practices
Doctors For You, Tamilnadu conducted a health and hygiene promotion camp at Government Higher Secondary School in Tiruvallur District. The camp was about educating the students on how to wash hands properly, demonstration of hand wash techniques. General hygiene awareness, nutritional based awareness etc. Most importantly, the team discussed on how one should take care and avoid falling sicking in the post-flood scenario and the necessity to use clean water, importance of washing vegetables properly and keeping the surroundings clean. What seemed to be a routine day and routine camp for DFY had a bigger impact on the audience than expected.