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To stimulate & magnify the awareness for prevention of “Cardiac diseases” and to support the cardiac surgery program in children. This marathon will support holistically the cardiac care of the future assets of nation.
The marathon aims to engage the community to participate in a healthy and fun event, which will help raise the much-needed funds for helping the cardiac surgeries at the Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children (BJWHC) and in return reduce the costs and waiting time for Cardiac surgeries in our community. It is great step towards reduction of neonatal mortality and infant mortality. Underify child mortality & improve the quality of life, which definitely reduce the burden of the family of this patients.
Today, the unhealthy lifestyles that lead to cardiovascular disease often begin in childhood and adolescence, so that prevention of heart disease must begin there. The need of the hour is to promote healthy diets & physical activity amongst the new generation and provide a second chance to children who are already suffering from heart diseases.
About Wadia Hospitals
The Wadia Hospitals comprise of two super-specialty hospitals viz. the Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children and Nowrosjee Wadia Maternity Hospital, Parel, Mumbai, together both the hospitals provide world-class services for Paediatrics, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, making affordable healthcare accessible to people from every section of society. Way back in 1928 understanding the need for a dedicated healthcare facility for Children, Sir Ness Wadia and Sir Cusrow Wadia visioned and established the first Paediatric hospital in India in memory of their mother Bai Jerbai Wadia. With the largest Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in the country and more than 28 specialty services, BJWHC extends its hands to provide universal healthcare for all the children affected with health problems and also make people aware of the same. For more details visit www.wadiahospitals.org
Way back in 1928 understanding the need for a dedicated healthcare facility for Children, Sir Ness Wadia and Sir Cusrow Wadia visioned and established the first Paediatric hospital in India in memory of their mother Bai Jerbai Wadia. With the largest Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) in the country and more than 28 specialty services, BJWHC extends its hands to provide universal healthcare for all the children affected with health problems and also make people aware of the same.
For more details visit www.wadiahospitals.org