Tuesday, February 28, 2012
273 patients examined at health check up camp
Viva holds health camp, 273 examined
Chandigarh, February 8,2010
Two hundred and seventy three patients were examined at a free health check up camp held by Surya Healthcare’s initiative, Viva –Your Family Chemist, the Pharmacy Retail Chain division of Surya Pharmaceuticals in Viva store at Sector 37, Chandigarh.
Patients under went free health tests such as blood sugar levels, blood pressure, body mass index (BMI) and dental check-up. They were also offered free consultations by dental physician, cardiologist, diabetologist, orthopedician and general consultation detailed Hari Om Bhatia, President Corporate Finance and Head Retail.
Dentist Dr Vivek Gupta, MDS examined the patients suffering from dental problems and laid emphasis on proper cleaning of teeth i.e. brushing them twice a day and ensuring intake of healthy food for healthy teeth.
Dr Paramjeert Saini consultant physician diabetes and cardiologist told patients that diabetes was largely a lifestyle related diseases. She asked diabetics to follow a strict schedule of exercising and nutritious food.
Orthopedic surgeon Dr Jaspreet Singh Sran advised patients to maintain proper calcium levels for healthier bones. He especially advised that no bone problem should be taken lightly and instead one should immediately visit orthopedician on developing any bone problem.
Bhatia further added that Viva - Your Family Chemist stores have recently been opened across the tri-city. Placed strategically in conventional and neighborhood markets, Viva stores have opened in sectors 35, 37 and 40 and two Viva stores in Mohali Sector 10 and sector 71.
Besides providing genuine medicines, heath care and prevention products, Viva have free home delivery services. At VIVA retail outlet, bill is provided with every purchase and availability of genuine medicines round the clock is ensured. Viva stores offer an assortment of health goods and services.
Keeping in mind the need of changing urban lifestyle Viva also houses medicine support systems, vitamins minerals and supplements. It has an array of hair care, skin care, baby and child care, oral care, men and women care products and diet and nutrition supplements to choose from.