In this video, Dr. K K Aggarwal, Padma Shri Awardee, Editor-in-chief IJCP Publications, will talk about the importance of the number 9 in medical practice. The number 9 is very important to doctors as for 9th of every month, pregnant women should be taken care for the next nine months and should check for 9 parameters of investigations. He further states that at 9th month of pregnancy, the paediatricians should be involved and educate them about breastfeeding especially in the first hours. Hence, he emphasizes that on 9th of every month, the doctors should take care of antenatal care to reduce maternal mortality and neonatal mortality in the country.
Recipient of Padma Shri, Vishwa Hindi Samman, National Science Communication Award and Dr B C Roy National Award, Dr Aggarwal is a physician, cardiologist, spiritual writer and motivational speaker. He is the Past President of the Indian Medical Association and President of Heart Care Foundation of India. He is also the Editor in Chief of the IJCP Group, Medtalks and eMediNexus