World Health Day was observed at the Railway Hospital here recently. In his inaugural address, Chief Medical Superintendent, Railway Hospital, Ponmalai Dr. P. Velusamy underscored the importance of self examination by women for early detection of breast cancer as well as to undergo periodical checkups for detection of cervix cancer.

Additional Divisional Railway Manager, Tiruchi, S. Selvaraj said life style modification was essential to lead a healthy life.

Senior Divisional Medical Officer Dr. P. Venkatram gave a lecture on the need for good parenting in the growth of a child.

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