DS Research Centre organized Free Blood Donation and Health Check-up Camp
Bangalore 6th March 2017: In the memory of Late Dr. Uma Shankar Tiwari, D.S. Research Centre has organized a Blood Donation and Free Health Check-up Camp in association with Kidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology Blood Bank on 6th March 2017 from 10 a.m. till 1:30 p.m. at D.S. Research Centre, 53, Shirdi Sai Mandir Road, Cambridge Layout, Bangalore.
The eventwas being inaugurated by paying homage to our late founder Dr Uma ShankarTiwari. It was overwhelming to experience an active participation of 40 volunteerswho had come forward to donate blood and also for free health-check-up on theoccasion. A total of 27 units of blood were being collected and handed over toKidwai Memorial Institute of Oncology Blood Bank through this camp. Theparticipants were given a free health check-up too under the guidance of ourAyurvedacharrya Dr. Nirmala and Dietitian Ms Pooja C.
DrGeethanjali Mada (Clinic - in - charge medical) says “The gift of blood is thegift of life. Blood donation is a generous act. In our Country, someonerequires blood every 2 seconds and one donation can potentially save 3 lives.The first and foremost advantage of donating blood is no doubt the exhilaratingfeeling of saving someone’s life. It helps both the donor and the recipients.It reduces the risk of heart attack and improves cardiac health, replineshesblood, burns calories. Hence everyone should come forward and donate blood andsave valuable lives. D.S. Research Centre is conducting blood donation andawareness campaign as a service to mankind.”