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Krack Kilometers for Kidney – A Walkathon with Mann Kaur organized by Apollo Clinic Chandigarh on 8th March 2018 on the account of World Kidney Day. The walkathon started from Apollo Clinic Chandigarh, Sector 9 and finished at Sukhna Lake, Chandigarh. The walkathon was ably supported by many doctors from various specializations and general public. Mann Kaur, a 101 year old Athlete was the Guest of Honor and walked for the cause in full spirits with everyone. Dr. Ajay Goel (Consultant, Nephrology) shared some healthy tips for kindey and also symbolic dinking [practice for healthy kidneys. Dr. Ajay Goel is one of the Best Nephrologists in the Tricity and is known to handle his cases related kidney diseases very well. Mann Kaur also shared her experiences with all the participants of Walkathon. Dr. Rishi Mangat, Director at Apollo Clinic Chandigarh said “Awareness about such important organs is very important among youth and elders. The more people know, the more they will understand the need and the ways to take care of their health. We will continue to undertake things that can initiate a change in the society.” Apollo Clinic Chandigarh took this initiative of organizing a walkathon to raise awareness about Kidney Health with increasing cases of Kidney failure and need for kidney transplants. The no. of patients dependent on Dialysis is increasing every year. The numbers are terrifying and thus the awareness among the public is the need of the hour. The theme this year for World Kidney Day was Kidney and Women Health. It emphasis on the kidney diseases that women could have if they don’t take care of their kidneys well. Apollo Clinic, Chandigarh is the biggest multi-specialty clinic in Chandigarh aimed at providing best medical consultation and treatments to its patients. We are associated with AHLL. The Apollo Clinic Chandigarh is committed to provide consistent superior quality healthcare services to address day-to-day healthcare needs of a family. We have complete infrastructure with latest technology and machines for testing and screening. We provide best healthcare facilities at affordable prices with accurate results and diagnosis. The major departments being handled by us are Orthopedics, Gastroenterology, Gynecology, Endocrinology, Nephrology, ENT, Women Cancers, Radiology, Cardiology, Physiotherapy, Dentistry, Family Medicine, General Surgery, Bariatric, Pediatrics and Dietics. It is believed that 98% of the diseases can be solved at clinic, so this saves patients a visit to the hospital which is disturbing mentally and also is costly sometimes.