The SNA unit of JSS College of Nursing, Mysore in Collaboration with JSS School of Nursing, Mysore, Kollegala, Chamarajanagar and Sakaleshapura had organized Health Exhibition with the theme of “Prevention is better than cure” at Suttur during Suttur Jathra from 17.01.2015 to 22.01.2015. The Exhibition was inaugurated by His Holiness Dr. Deshikendra MahaSwamiji on 17.01.2015 at 5.30 pm. Exhibit’s were displayed on common health related problems and its prevention viz, Anaemia, malaria, Oral Cancer, Diabetes Mellitus, Reproductive health, Menstrual Hygiene, Mental health, Alcoholism, Personal Hygiene, Environmental Sanitation, Effects of smoking etc in which a common human being is at risk for developing such illness and which can be prevented by modifying the lifestyle.
The students actively participated and created awareness among the public by giving explanations and clarifying their doubts and having discussions on health related topics, asking opinions of viewers about the health exhibition and health related problems. Each day more than 3000 people visited our exhibition and benefited by it. On the whole Nearly 15000 people visited the exhibition and they have appreciated the organizers and requested to conduct this type of health awareness at in their villages.
The valedictory function was held on 22.01.2015 at 10.30 am. Finally the exhibition was end up at 02.00pm on 22.01.2015.
JSS CON, Students actively participated in cultural competitions like classical dance(solo),Classical dance(group), vachanadaritha nruthya, group folk dance, solo classical song & group song and bagged prizes for all the events.