LASG takes healthcare to Oshodi-Isolo, sensitizes residents on proper health living
By Felix Kuyinu
The Lagos State government has embarked on a medical sensitization and healthcare program at Oshodi-Isolo Constituency with the motive of accessing and making sure that an acceptable health condition is enjoyed at the grassroots by residents in the area.
The exercise tagged ‘The Eko Health Mission’, (Taking Healthcare to the Grassroots) under the monitoring of the Lagos State Ministry of Health and billed for 3rd to 6th of July at the Inokwa Hall, Iyana Ejigbo cut across lots of Health examination, medical consultation and treatment of ailments suffered by the residents in Oshodi, Isolo and Ejigbo who trooped out in numbers.
The scope of the progrmme covered Hypertension screening, dental care, Family Planning exercise, HIV Counseling, Eye and Diabetes screening and health talk with the residents on how to curb occurrence of such health issues.
The residents were admonished to take advantage of the exercise as a society with little or no health issues would be beneficial to all.