Vol.1, issue 18, 14th June 2013

Checklist for a doctor’s consultation (Dr K K Aggarwal)

When you go to a doctor, make sure that you have reviewed your checklist.

  1. You know the name and credentials of your doctor.
  2. Write down the history of your illness and a brief summary of your illness before you plan a visit to the doctor, so that you don’t miss anything when you are with the doctor.
  3. Arrange all your previous records date-wise and not according to hospital or doctor.
  4. You must ask the following questions to your doctor:


Spiritual Blog

Why Spirituality is wellbeing Friendly

  1. What you believe in can have a big impact on health and longevity. People with high levels of religious beliefs or spirituality have lower cortisol responses. Cortisol is a hormone the body releases in response to stress.


Last week’s blogs

All about depression
Panchamrit body wash
Do Not Give Health Advised Unless You Are An Expert
I am the Best
Why do we adore Tulsi?
Significance of Lighting a Lamp in Any Worship?
Why Spirituality is wellbeing Friendly

Wellness Update

Fish Medicine for asthma

The fish cure for asthma is back in the news. The Bathini Goud family, living in Hyderabad, claim that they can cure asthma by making people swallow a 2-inch live fish filled with medicine. They claim that they have been using this treatment for over 160 years. …More

Last week’s blogs

All about death by hanging
Carbohydrates substitute to saturated fat not the answer
All About Calcium Carbide
All about tea
Nine modifiable risk factors for heart attack
Fish Medicine for asthma

eMedi Humour

A couple, desperate to conceive a child, went to their priest and asked him to pray for them. "I'm going on a sabbatical to Rome," he replied, "and while I'm there, I'll light a candle for you."

When the priest returned three years later, he went to the couple's house and found the wife pregnant, busily attending to two sets of twins.

Elated, the priest asked her where her husband was so that he could congratulate him. "He's gone to Rome, to blow that candle out" came the harried reply.

Ask Dr KK

Ask Dr KK: How often to repeat BMD test for osteoporosis?

  • Assessment of fracture risk in all adults is important.
  • BMD-independent risk factors are advanced age, previous fragility fracture, glucocorticoids, risk of falls, smoking, alcohol, and family history of fracture.
  • Screen with BMD in all women 65 years of age and older


HCFI Activities
  1. 9th June: In a Lecture at East Delhi
  2. 11th June: HCFI Executive meeting
  3. 13th June: Yoga at lodhi gardens

IMA/DMA/DMC Meetings

IMA office bearers meeting

Social Interactions

8th June: Ethics of Life and super achiever award


CPR 10 Training Camp, EPFO, 30th May 2013

CPR 10 Camp - Police Training Center Najafgarh


CPR VIP Sensitization

12th June: Mr S. Y. Quraishi endorsing cpr 10

CPR Classes: persons trained (494 trained)

Total CPR since 1st November 2012 – 54572 trained

TV and Radio Coverage

11th June: News express

Video Chats and uploads

CPR 10

CPR 10 Trained at Employees Provident Fund Organisation, Wazirpur

CPR 10 camp at Police Training Camp at Nazafgarh

Awards and Laurels

Discounted and Free services (Total Worth Rs.73200) and Rs. 3303950/- since 13th June 2013

  1. Free Consultation:
    • Sunday, 9th June: 2 free consultations by Dr K K Aggaarwal (Worth Rs 4000)
    • Monday, 10th June: 1 free consultation by Dr K K Aggarwal (Worth Rs. 2000)
    • Tuesday, 11th June: 5 free consultation by Dr K K Aggarwal (Worth Rs 10000)
  2. Free ECGs during the week: 8 worth Rs.800
  3. Free path lab services during the week 7000
  4. Free CPR service during the week 49400
Donation Received

All Donations exempted under Section 80 G of IT Act (1961)

FCRA Reg No. 23165097

Media advocacy through Print Media

4th June: Veer Arjun

5th June: Amrit India

6th June: Rajisthan Patrika

8th June: Amrit India

10th June: Aaj Samaj

10th June: Deshbandhu

10th June: Saha Times

11th June: Times of India

11th June: Times of India

12th June: Veer Arjun

13th June: Veer Arjun

16th – 22nd June: Mayapuri


Media advocacy through Web Media

Pumpkin Extract Beneficial for Diabetic Patients 12th June


Patients with acidity should avoid chocolates and peppermint 10th June


Guidelines on Health 8th june


Mobile Addiction Inflicts Indian Doctors

Doctors admit to taking calls during surgery - Times of India

CELLPHONES CREATE uneasy buzz in operation theatre

HCFI Tie Ups

Contact for discount slips hcfi.1986@gmail.com for the same (no registration charges).

Forthcoming activities:
  1. 29th September -Dil Ka Darbar at MAMC
  2. 20th Perfect Health Mela from 18th Oct to 22nd Oct at different locations
  3. 20th Perfect Health Mela from 23rd Oct to 27th Oct at Constitution Club of India
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