1st August 2019  Health Cell activity

The IQAC Health cell in collaboration with YWCA organized a talk on’ Calcium, Vitamin D and Bone health’ on 1st August 2019. Dr Bansi Khaunte, orthopedic surgeon at Hospicio Hospital delivered a very interactive lecture to approximately 200 students. He emphasized on the need for sun exposure and exercise to maintain good bone health and advised students to invest more time daily in exercise and sun exposure. Dr Bansi highlighted how diet rich in calcium and magnesium played an important part in good musculoskeletal health. He also spoke about hormonal changes and the effect of menopause  on bone health.