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Free Thyroid Camp May 28
Preference for those already diagnosed with thyroid | By Yentha
On May 23, 2017

Trivandrum: To mark World Thyroid Day and International Women's Health Day, HLL Lifecare Limited will organise a full day, free thyroid camp for Thyroid patients at their Hindlabs Diagnostic Centre and Specialty Clinic at Sopanam TRIDA Complex, opposite the Government Medical College on Sunday, May 28.

Preference will be given to patients already diagnosed with thyroid disease and those on treatment for thyroid disorders, on a first come first serve policy.
 
The camp, that will be open to the public from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., will offer free consultation by renowned doctor Dr. Arun Sasikumar, MD (PGIMER), FEBNM, FANMB. Registration is free for the first hundred visitors and free thyroid medications for a month will be offered to the first hundred registered hypothyroid patients.
While World Thyroid Day is observed on May 25 while International Women’s Health Day falls on May 28. Thyroid cancer is the second most common cancer after breast cancer among women, as per the national cancer registry programme (population based cancer registries) report for the year 2012-2014 in the district. Hindlabs has ensured an improvement in the infrastructure to treat thyroid cancer patients in the capital.
 
Patients can register for the camp by contacting 9400027969 or 0471-2443445 between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. from Monday to Saturday.
 
 
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