TROP Activity –January 2019
Venue: Kunnukara Grama Panchayat
Target Group: Adult men and women ( 30-60 years)
The students of the Masters in Clinical Nutrition and Dietetics along with Ms. Anie Thomas and L R Rajani provided Community Nutrition awareness programme both adult men and women with and without non- communicable diseases at Kunnukara Grama Panchayat . The camp mainly focused on providing awareness on dietary management of non-communicable diseases especially obesity, diabetes,hypercholesterolemia, anaemia and hypertension.Talks were provided by the student dietitians based on these topics. Informative charts on nutrition and wellness were put up and explained to the participants. Health assessment based on anthropometry; ie., height, weight and BMI, along with that simple low cost nutritious recipes were prepared and distributed among the participants which was done as part of the programme .