Chandigarh 17th May (Pooja Goyal):
A Workshop and interactive session on Women Health Issues and Transition to Menopause was held on 17 May 2018 at Manekshaw Auditorium in Chandimandir.
Mrs Sukhwant Kaur, Regional President AWWA was the chief guest. The inaugural address was delivered by Maj Gen AK Tiwari, MG (Med) HQ Western Command who stressed the need for empowerment of women with regards to their health as the health of the women is important for the child, family, community and ultimately to the country.
Col Sudhir Mansingh, HoD, Dept of Obstetrics & Gynae, Command Hospital Western Command, Chandimandir delivered talk on important health issues in women . Dr Reeti Mehra Associate Professor Dept of Obstetrics & Gynae, GMCH, Sector-32 delivered an informative talk on Transition to Menopause which was followed by an interactive session with the audience. The transition in a woman’s life from reproductive to non reproductive phase was very lucidly explained and generated lot of interest in the audience.
The lecture series was an effort for creating awareness in the entire spectrum of women population of the Station with a message to remain “Young Forever, Fit Forever & Feminine Forever”.