Free Health Camp at Nuwakot District


A shool health camp was organized at Talakhu village of Nuwakot District, 30 km from Kathmandu. 150 student were screened for anaemia,  cardiac, vision and hearing problem.  All children above 5 years were given Deworming medicines.   Anaemic  children  were  provided  iron  tablets/  syrup for one month. During screening one 17 year old adolescent has rheumatic heart disease ( first time diagnosed) in this camp and was referred to the heart hospital at Kathmandu. 15 children had anaemia, 30 children had otitis media, 6 children had refractive errors. A first aid box was donated to the Bhoomi Devi Higher Secondary School.