Free oral health: How 184 traders benefitted in Ibadan


Free dental care

By Aisha Cole

A total of 184 traders benefitted from the free dental and other medical care of the Taiwo Afolabi Free Rural Dental Outreach held at Dugbe Market in Ibadan on Wednesday.

The Corporate Affairs Manager
SIFAX GROUP, Mr Muyiwa Akande, made this known in a statement in Lagos.

According to him, market men and women are beneficiaries of the outreach, organised by the University Of Ibadan Association Of Dental Students.

Akande said that the outreach was targeted at rural communities in Oyo State and was sponsored by SIFAX Group.

“Some of the services the beneficiaries enjoyed were body mass index (BMI) measurement, blood pressure test, random blood glucose measurement, blood pressure measurement, dental clerking, examination and referrals, extractions and scaling and polishing.

“Medical personnel deployed for the event included doctors, medical and dental students from the University College Hospital, Ibadan.

“There was also a question and answer…

Source: News Agency of Nigeria