Health refers to the physical, emotional and psychological well-being of a person.As, it is only our good health which stay with us in any bad or good circumstances. But if we talk about the heath of poor people who are living or adjusting in this urban societies ,it seems not that good.
The parts of the cities, where slums are located, are quite congested, as they are over populated. The conditions of the slum areas in metropolitan cities have deteriorated to such an extent due to the high density of population that the people there hardly enjoy even the basic amenities.
Living conditions in many urban slums are worse than those in the poorest rural areas of the country. This can be attributed pardy to the slum’s exceptionally unhealthy environment.
Growth Foundation Of India has adopted many slums and taking care of these slums in many aspects, like conducting an regular health checkup camp and eye checkup camp with associated with major names hospitals like MEDANTA , DR. SHROFF etc…