Kolkata: City based D. S. Research Centre observed the World Cancer Day with the cancer fighters of Bengal and focused on the importance of Digital System in the Healthcare Sector, says a press release.
Dr. Shibangi Das, Ayurvedacharya said, “Our focus is on the role of Ancient Ayurveda, motivation, togetherness and courage in fighting cancer. At D. S. Research Centre, we pledge to provide hope to Cancer patients & their family, by treating the disease at any stage.”
Dr. Anirban Bhattacharya, Ayurvedacharya, said, “Lockdown was a challenging period but we took that as a responsibility. Be it organizing online Seminars, Counseling or Consulting online, we made it very clear that if the patients cannot come to clinic, we will reach out to them to support them during these tough times. We decided to make sure that we organize regular Online Meetings with the patients so that they should not feel isolated. We come up with multiple awareness campaigns.”
Dr. Samrat Mukherjee, Ayurvedacharya, said, “I would like to tell the patients to take care of their health during this period of time where good health, diet and immunity become important for overall well-being of the patient.”
During the COVID-19 pandemic many Cancer patients were devoid of care and compassion, along with proper treatment, as communication with doctors and health facilities was affected. At the same point, Video and Telephonic communication were not accessible for all, which led to depression, anxiety and deterioration in health condition.
The Centre highlighted how it has been beside the patients during the COVID19 pandemic with the role of Ancient Ayurveda, motivation, togetherness and courage in fighting cancer with focus on the importance of Digital System in the Health Sector.