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A successful two-day camp on health check-up held at Dayalpur Village, Delhi, by Yuvraj Singh Foundation
July 26, 2015
A health check-up camp was conducted by Yuvraj Singh Foundation at Dayalpur Village, Delhi.
The participants of the camp were checked by doctors for their blood pressure, oral cancer, Body Mass Index (BMI) and dental hygiene. Health education was provided regarding simple issues like cancer awareness, tobacco cessation, malnutrition, proper hygiene habits etc. The camp was divided into multiple sets of activities.
On day one, 296 patients were checked. 43 participants had high blood pressure, 27 had low BP, out of which, majority were women. Also, 61% children had BMI. It was observed that oral cancer is not prevalent in the population. However, dental problems existed.
130 patients were checked on the second day of the camp. 23 patients were detected with high BP and 12 with low BP, out of which a majority were women. 11% children had low BMI. 7 doctors were present for a check-up at the camp.