Mangaluru: Thank You Karnataka is a series of programmes organised to celebrate the decennial year of NewsKarnataka and thus thank Kannadigas all over the globe for supporting the Spearhead Media Group to achieve this milestone.
One of the programmes under Thank You Karnataka series is Arogya Manthana, a show on health which is aired every Monday.
The guest of the 18th episode aired on April 10th was Dr. Gaurav Gomez, MBBS MD, Department of Pain Medicine, KMC Mangalore. The anchor person for the programme was Dr. Anuradha K. C. of Kakunje Ayurvedic Wellness Clinic, Moodabidri.
The programme was premiered on NewsKarnataka.com’s YouTube Channel.
Dr. Gaurav Gomez began the session with the introduction of What is pain medicine, Its beginning and its significance.
Describing pain doctor said, it gives information to the brain about its existence. If the pain is recovered within few days, it is good for the body. But a pain continuing more than three months and are not skeletol pain are not good for the body. Differentiating other medication with pain medicine Dr. Gaurav Gomen said, pain is one among the vital signs and so the study of pain medicine becomes significant.
Doctor also described on the evaluation, examination, medication and recovery process involved in the pain medication branch for various diseases.
Speaking on his inspiration to enter into the field of medicines Dr. Gaurav Gomez shared, “My parents served as doctors in defence field and they inspired me towards the profession.”
Dr. Gaurav Gomez concluded the session saying, “Take responsibility for your health and be happy”.
Dr. Anuradha K.C expressing gratitude signed off.