International Journal of Applied Research
Vol. 1, Issue 11, Part G (2015)
Status of Health and Health Hazards of Snake Charmers – A Sociological Perspective
Ramya Nagesh, K Kalachannegowda
Health is wealth. It is an essential requirement of every individual and also a society. In order to achieve sustainable development of a society, health plays a very important role. The Social, Economical, Cultural, and Political fabrics which are changing very fast, have their impact on achievements of health need in society. The community of healthy persons only possible to create a healthy society. But in our studies we are focussing on the status of health and the health hazards of a very sensitive group or the community of snake charmers in which how they are facing the challenges particularly pertaining to their health as well about the health hazards facing by them is because of their a very risky occupation of snake charming which is having a adverse effects on their health.