Social Services & Extension Activities

Counselling on food poisoning

The Department of Community Medicine, Integral Institute of Medical Sciences and Research commemorated "Counselling on food poisoning" on 17-02-2020 at Rural Health and Training Centre (RHTC) Sansarpur, Integral Institute of medical sciences and research (IIMSR), Lucknow.

Food poisoning, also called foodborne illness, is illness caused by eating contaminated food. Infectious organisms- including bacteria, viruses and parasites – or their toxins are the most common causes of food poisoning.

Total 15 residence got aware. In which 7 faculty/staff and 25 students were involved. Provision of awareness for food poisoning is for promoting and maintaining individuals, family and community health.