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651 FREE HEALTH CAMP FOR SLUM WOMEN: AXA CR WEEK

posted Jul 17, 2019, 7:24 AM by Don Bosco Development Society   [ updated Jul 17, 2019, 7:24 AM ]
Pune, 2-July-2019: The Don Bosco Development Society (DBDS) organized a free health camp for the residents of Gadge Maharaj Nagar slum in Koregaon Park. 85 women and children were examined by the doctors in this camp which was held under the aegis of ‘Health Risk Reduction’ project’ supported by AXA Business Services.

Dr. Dhananjay Patil (Child Specialist), Dr. Dilip Bhalero (General Physician), Dr. Jyoti and Dr. Ghade (General Physician) along with their Para-medic staff examined the patients. Majority of patients were diagnosed to be suffering from Joint pain, Fungal Infection, Common cold, Gastric Problem, Skin infections etc. Three volunteers from AXA Business Services also participated in the health camp. The volunteers were extremely helpful as they helped in registration, arranging facilities, visiting slums, informing people about the health camp and managing the crowd.
Free Medicines were distributed to ill patients. Few patients were also referred to Hospital for further treatment. DBDS staff did all the logistical arrangement and canvassing for this health camp.