Participants are being screened for prediabetes, type 2 diabetes and raised blood pressure.
The Nurses that participated in the event were from the Akropong Clinic, staff from the “Aged Program” of Christ Presbyterian Church, and staff from Health Education on Wheels Inc. a Non Profit Organization based in United States. The HEOW, sponsored the program. Participants who were found to be at high risk for prediabetes or raised blood pressure were referred to the Akropong Clinic for follow up.
More than 300 participants benefited from the event which was sponsored by Health Education on Wheels from United States.