To commemorate National Dietetics Day, Dietetics Department of Trinity Hospital, Zirakpur, organized plethora of activities from 10th Jan to 12th January, 2019 in the hospital premises. This year, the theme for the day is ‘Anaemia Mukt Bharat’. The main aim behind the series of events was to create awareness regarding importance of healthy and good nutrition for one’s well-being.
During the three days celebrations, an informative and interactive session on ‘importance of healthy nutrition’ was organized for the patients and their attendants by Dt Anupreksha Rastogi. She spoke extensively on anaemia- its symptoms, causes, treatment and preventive measures. The session was well received by the audience.After the session, a quiz was also organized followed by prize distribution.
Healthy Food items were also displayed, Dt Anupreksha explained the health benefits, nutritional value and right use of healthy food items displayed to the audience. Also, she provided consultation on Weight Management.
On the concluding day, a healthy tiffin recipe competition was also organized.10 enthusiastic participants showcased their favourite healthy recipes. The competition was followed by felicitation ceremony by Chairman Dr Mohinder Kaushal and Dr Kamla Kaushal, Head- Obs & Gynae Department.