Thursday , October 21 2021

Activated diabetes screening program Naguanagua


Following the instructions of Mayor Gustavo Gutierrez, the Health Administration of the Mayor's Office of Naguengua, with the support of Insalod, began diabetes screening in various sectors of the municipality.

Mirian Arauj, director of local health, explains that on November 14, the city's health direction coordinated the screening, education and prevention of this important disease that affects so many people around the world.

Araujo said that we are accompanied by the State Diabetes Association Carabobo, belonging to Insalud; In a spread against diabetes, which is one of the diseases caused by poor nutrition or depends on hereditary factor.

The radiation was performed in various sectors of the community, especially in the clinics associated with the mayor's office of Naguengua, Barrio Adentro, as well as in ambulatory and Inzalod medicines located in the municipality of Naguengua.

During the deployment of this health campaign, at C.C. La Granja, the city's health team along with Insalud, performed blood pressure, body mass index, abdominal volume, height and weight measurements; In order to eliminate the possible suffering of metabolic disease, diabetes or hypertension.

Another of the programmed activities was prevention talks, so people know the risks and warning signs of diabetes, obesity and hypertension, as well as know the proper control of diabetes.

The head of the health department announced that this type of activities will continue throughout the week, free of charge in the health centers of the jurisdiction, in order to raise awareness among the population about a preventive culture in order to prevent more people suffering from this disease.

With a press release from the mayor of Naguanagua

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