Burden of Cardiovascular Diseases in India:
Today Heart Disease is No. 1 Killer in India and shares a major part of the global burden of lifestyle diseases.
WHO statistics about India are quiet alarming which say that 2020, 60% of overall deaths in India will be contributed by Heart Disease and India will be the capital of Heart Disease whereas our country has already been declared as ‘Capital of Diabetes’.
In India, out of the estimated population of more than 1.27 billion dispersed across various geographical regions, about 45 million people suffer from ‘Coronary Artery Disease’ ‘According to current estimates, India will soon have the highest number of cases of Cardiovascular Diseases in the world. It is estimated to account for 35.9% deaths by the year 2030.
Initiative by Vd. Sane’s Ayurvedic Education and Agricultural Research Trust:
Hence Vd. Sane’s Ayurvedic Education and Agricultural Research Trust, a registered charitable trust under the Charity Commissioner, Mumbai in its endeavor to curb the growing epidemic of this deadly disease to reduce the untimely and unfortunate deaths in our country has taken up an initiative ‘Save My Heart’ to promote and create awareness of ‘Preventive Cardiology’ with the motto that says ‘Best Protection is Early Detection.’
What is ‘Save My Heart’?
‘Save My Heart ’is an initiative to work primarily on people in the age group of 35-60 years who are vulnerable to Cardio Vascular Problems by undertaking ‘SCREENINGS’ to improve prevention, early detection, appropriate treatment of Heart Disease and measures against risk factors causing the Heart diseases. Being a lifestyle Disease, Heart Disease can be ‘Prevented’ by adopting a Healthier lifestyle and taking right measures at right time.
Through this initiative, Vd. Sane’s Ayurvedic Education and Agricultural Research Trust aims to screen our fellow Indians to understand the consequences of Heart Disease, educate them on Preventive measures and initiate necessary action if required.
We aim to screen 1 lakh people all over Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh above 35 years with or without risk factors of Heart Disease in the span of 3 years to understand the risk of Cardiac Ailment if any so that the group of people diagnosed with Cardiac ailment can further be guided for the necessary treatment whereas the Group of Healthy Individuals can be educated on the principles of ‘Preventive Cardiology.’
We are looking out for the tie up suitable organization having its reach all over Maharashtra, Goa, Karnataka and Madhya Pradesh capable of lending their efficient services to conduct awareness programs on Preventive Cardiology and enrol general population for ‘Cardiac Check up’ to understand the risk of Heart Disease, provide consultation and clinical assessment of the individual, getting their ECG and stress done and provide consultation on the report with necessary guidelines and lifestyle modifications based on Ayurvedic principles and handover the case paper and printed Stress test report with proper reporting and further medical advice to Vd. Sane’s Ayurvedic Education and Agricultural Research Trust.
Hence we would like to invite quotations from various medical organizations especially with the background of Ayurveda having essential skilled healthcare professionals with infrastructure to perform ECG and stress test with proper reporting and further medical advice all over Maharashtra, Goa, karnataka and Madhya Pradesh. It is the sole responsibility of the applicant organization to conduct and execute awareness programs on ‘Preventive Cardiology’ and enrol people for Cardiac evaluation with their content.