Whole Nation celebrates 1st week of September as ‘National Nutrition Week’. And this is the last day of the National Nutrition week 2018. As per to FHTS, agenda of celebrating this Nutrition Week is “Choose healthy life with nutrition”. In honor of National Nutrition Week Foundation of Healthcare Technologies Societies (FHTS) celebrated National Nutrition Week for spreading the awareness about the importance of nutrition and eating nutritious foods, how to keep yourself healthy and personal hygiene. FHTS celebrated this week at ‘AANGANWADI CENTER’ of Khazan Basti, New Delhi on 7th of September 2018 respectively.
A session of total 1 hour and 45 minutes were conducted by Bhavya Malhotra, Shruti Sharma, Dr. Menka Loomba, Archa Misra and Ankur Dubey the team member of FHTS at Aanganwadi Center and in the session there were 60 kids of 2 to 5 years of age group took part and being addressed about the importance of nutrition and eating nutritious foods, how to keep yourself healthy and personal hygiene.
Celebration started with the introduction of FHTS and the team of Fhts by the team member.
During the celebration session was taken by Shruti Sharma and Dr.Menka Loomba on various topics.
Shruti Sharma took the session on the Importance of Nutrition and did Hindi alphabetical representation based on fruits through clapping and chorus recitation. She also tried to educate kids in poetic manner about: significance of good food, consequences of eating chocolates, instilled the importance of consumption of vitamins, minerals, protein and water in our daily food habits; what kind of food we should eat daily i.e. vegetables, fruits, pulse, whole grain & water. Shruti also narrated a story through video presentation by which she tried to tutor students for avoiding junk foods and also discussed about the disadvantages of consumption Junk food in play-way method. At the end of her session she trained aanganwadi workers about health practices, interacted with students and gave the message “with consumption of healthy foods we should also live healthy’.
Dr. Menka Loomba took a session on the topic spreading awareness on “personal Hygiene”. During her session she showcased the steps for how to: wash hands and brushing techniques in poetic manner. At the end of her session she interacted with the students and asked some student to come in front and to perform the steps of hand washing and brushing technique learnt by them. Aarush, Sandeep and Rukhsar came to the front and performed the steps very well. Fhts Team appreciated them a lot and motivated them for having better future in their life.
At the end of the celebration Fhts team distributed banana among kids and by distribution of banana team tried to demonstrate: How to eat banana? Why we should eat banana? How to throw the banana peel and why we should not throw banana peel on the road. This was delivered among them by reciting the poem “ Lala Ji Ne Kela Khaya” and discussed moral of the poem why Lala ji fell ‘dhadam’.