Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa provides free screening for medical diseases

Providing free screening for medical diseases

Coastweek — The Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa in conjunction with the Old Town Health Committee recently held a highly successful Medical Camp for the residents of Old Town at the Kaderbhuoy Clinic on Makadara Grounds.

Coastweek -- A resident of old town Fatma Arefune, undergoing tests at the free health camp sponsored and conducted by the Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa.
Coastweek -- A resident of old town Fatma Arefune, undergoing tests at the free health camp sponsored and conducted by the Aga Khan Hospital, Mombasa.

The Hospital provided free screening for medical diseases.

The Aga Khan Hospital ‘s consultants in Cardiology (heart), Nephrology (kidneys), Paediatrics (children) as well as General Medicine were able to screen over 400 patients.

Laboratory tests and drugs were provided free to all the patients by the Aga Khan Hospital , Mombasa .

Other activities offered in the Medical Camp included talks on appropriate nutrition and on Breast Cancer Awareness.

Among the many conditions seen included High Blood pressure, Diabetes and Anaemia.

The Aga Khan Hospital Mombasa would like to express its gratitude to the Old Town Health Committee for the opportunity to serve, all the Volunteers for all their assistance during the Camp and Radio Salaam for their live coverage of the event.

As part of the Aga Khan Hospital ‘s culture and social responsibility, this is one of the many activities where the Hospital gives back to the community by supporting and participating in various camps.

http://www.coastweek.com/3226-17.htm

Author: ismailimail

Independent, civil society media featuring Ismaili Muslim community, inter and intra faith endeavors, achievements and humanitarian works.

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