Gayathri R

Department of Biochemistry, Saveetha Dental College and Hospital, Saveetha Institute of Medical and Technical Sciences (SIMATS), Saveetha University Tamilnadu, Chennai, India


  • Research   
    Awareness on Health Checkup for School Students Among Parents
    Author(s): Ngoubinah pretty TM, Vishnu Priya V* and Gayathri R

    Health is a state of complete physical, mental and social wellbeing and not merely the absence of diseases. Health practices create a preventive barrier thus promotes and establishes a sound health check-up status of a child’s psychological characteristics such as optimism, self-control, confidence, and can also have a positive effect on both physical and mental health throughout life. Given the current high incidence of infectious diseases among primary, junior, and senior high school students, it is very important to improve the knowledge of students and parents on infectious diseases which serves as an important channel in controlling epidemics and outbreaks of infectious diseases in schools. The aim of the study is to create awareness on health checkup for school students among parents. Self-administered questionnaire was designed based on knowledge, attitude, perception and.. Read More»

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