Health Club Association

The college firmly believes in the maxim- “Sound mind in the Sound body”. The health club of the college regularly arranges the health awareness programmes for the students on Healthy Food habits and Personal and Communal hygiene.

 OBJECTIVES

  • To create awareness among the students about health.
  • To enrich the students about useful impacts of yoga.
  • Develop a sufficient background for those students who wish to study the world of microbes and its benefits and pathology.
  • Motivate the students familiar with microbial flora of the human body.
  • Study the classification, structure, function of microorganisms such as bacteria and viruses notably.
  • Impart knowledge to the students on microbial associated diseases.
  • Explore the mechanisms of spreading of diseases and its prevention methods.
  • Explain the concept of host-pathogen interactions.
  • Have a basic knowledge on vaccination- live and heat killed vaccines.
  • Improve the acquaintance on poor and good sanitation, contaminated foods, hygienic methods and preventive measures.

OUTCOME

  • Promotes knowledge on Mutualistic, Commensalistic and Opportunistic relationship of bacteria and humans.
  • It clarifies the misconceptions, concept and doubts about the knowledge on microbial world and its importance.
  • Motivates the students to do yoga and brings health consciousness and provides opportunity to take it as career.
  • Creates awareness of skin, food-borne, air-borne, water-borne, sexually transmitted diseases such as cholera, tuberculosis (TB), AIDS, gonorrhea, syphilis caused by different microorganisms.
  • Endow with information on first line treatment methods to arrest the spreading of infection and curing of diseases.
  • It helps the students in knowing good and poor sanitation, habits and safety measures.
  • The overall knowledge obtained will be spread to circle of family, friends and to generation after generation.

CELL INCHARGE

Dr.A.Sarvalingam              Asst. Prof., Dept. of Botany

ACTIVITIES

ACADEMIC YEAR – 2017-2018 (ODD)

S.No Date Name of the activities Chief Guest Number of participants
1 10.02.2017 Yoga to improve our health” Mr.K.A.S.O.Marimuthu, Lecturer in Hindi 75