Prof Krishna Murthy

BSc., Bed., MSc., EMDP


Health Researcher & Director, Health Awareness Forum,Pretoria


Contact:

Phone: 0123743668

Cell:     0827141388

Email: health@rcacharisma.org

Dear friend, I pray that you may enjoy good health and that all may go well with you, even as your soul is getting along well

                                3 John 1 : 2

Health Awareness Programmes

The Health Awareness Programmes are led by Prof Krishna Murthy

 

Health Topics downloadable (80kb)

OBJECTIVE: PREVENTION  IS  BETTER  THAN  CURE., KNOWLEDGE IS POWER., EMPOWERING  PEOPLE WITH HEALTH KNOWLEDGE ON HOW TO PREVENT DISEASES

 Topics
 Items for Discussion
Topics
  Items for Discussion
 
 
  1. Blood Pressure/Hypertension*
  1. What is Blood Pressure
  2. Classification
  3. Symptoms and Damages
  4. Who is at risk of HT
  5. Treatment
  6. Diet
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2. Stroke*
    Silent Killer
  1. Signs of mini stroke
  2. risk reducing factors
  3. Ischaemic stroke
  4. Haemorrhagic stroke
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3. Diabetes*
   Silent destroyer of organs
  1. What is diabetes?
  2. Type 1 & 2 diabetes
  3. Symptoms
  4. Hyper and Hypo-Glycaemia
  5. Diabetic Ketoacidosis
  6. What to do for Hyperglycaemia
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4. Know your heart and prevent heart disease
  1. What is the heart?
  2. What is angina?
  3. What causes it?
  4. Synptoms of angina
  5. Functions of the heart
  6. How does the heart work?
  7. What is a heart attack?
  8. What can we do to prevent angina?
  9. The benefits of exercise
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5. Stress Management*
    Destroyer of young life
  1. What is stress?
  2. Causes of stress
  3. Harmful effects of stress
  4. Steps to prevent stress
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6. Leg cramps
  1. What is cramp?
  2. Causes of cramps
  3. Effects of cramps
  4. How to prevent cramps
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7. Drug abuse and dangers of smoking
  1. Destroyer of young lives
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8. Cholestrol
  1. LDL
  2. HDL
  3. Triglyseride
  4. Serum Cholertrol
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9. Exam fever and study techniques
  1. Planning and preparation of subject studies
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10. Arthritis and Osteoporosis
  1. What is Arthristis?
  2. Three types (RA; OA; Gout)
  3. Risk factors
  4. Treatment
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* Starred items are dreaded diseases.

Slides and PowerPoint Presentations will be used in the above health education