Let's all take the wisest decision of pledging to make India healthy and happy on this Republic Day. The alarming India health stats are enough to alert and motivate us take necessary steps to improve health. As per the latest stats, approximately 80% of the deaths are due to the NCDs (non-communicable diseases) and India has the highest number of diabetics globally.
As per the WHO statistics:
Some of the steps to improve health of India are:
Prevention is definitely better than the cure; simply because a majority of the diseases are preventable. Many conditions can be managed and treated completely with an early detection. Hence, a person should go regularly for a master health check-up to assess the overall health and also to detect the risk factors of diseases.
Following are few of the benefits of regular health check-ups:
Is really important for a timely treatment and also for preventing the diseases in its initial stage itself.
Regular health checks assure that we save on the healthcare expenses. In this later stage of the disease, it becomes life-threatening and it has to be controlled by surgical or other advanced treatment options which are comparatively more expensive than the basic price of a regular health checkup.
In today's supremely hectic lifestyle many health issues cause mental as well as physical stress. Lifestyle diseases like high blood pressure, obesity, diabetes, and mental disorders like depression are on a substantial rise. With the regular health assessments, it is easier for controlling these effectively and save the physical, mental and most importantly the financial stress later.
This Republic Day, let's all unite for making India healthy by the simple tool of prevention!