Mysuru, March 20:- “Suyog Diabetic Health Club and Sugar Clinic which was launched to give guidance to diabetes patients is organising a free diabetes checkup and awareness programme on March 24,” said the director of Suyog Hospital Dr S P Yoganna at a press meet held at Mysuru Press Club on Wednesday.
“The health club opened a year ago has organised health camps, workshops and discussions to create awareness and management of diabetes. The club has about 500 members and they are getting treatment and glucometer at a discount price. They are being provided generic medicines. A WhatsApp group has been created where patients can consult the doctor and get suggestions,” he added.
“Dr Krishnamurthy, Dr Mohan Kumar and I will attend the camp at the premises of the hospital at 10 am,” he added.
Dr Mohan Kumar, president of the club S K Nanjappa, secretary Krishna, H S Ramesh, Shivakumar, Gayathri Narayana Gowda and others were present. (KMR, NGB)