On Sunday, 25.09.2016 at the Parish. St. Rosalie in Dąbrówka the Point Medical was organized as part of the prevention of cardiovascular disease program ‘Your Heart Your Life’.
Everyone who decided to take part in examinations could take advantage of free measurement of blood pressure, saturation of oxygen in the bloodstream, cholesterol and blood glucose measurement and consult their health with doctor.
Form the study benefited 60 people, 30 of whom due to abnormal results consulted the results with specialist cardiologist.
Medical advice mainly related to health education, eg. in terms of changing eating habits, and in some cases people besides recommendations for lifestyle changes received indications for further treatment.
We should remember that the most dangerous are those diseases that develop long without giving visible symptoms, and when they reveal are usually difficult to treat and involve a lot of complications.
This was the last of the 17 Medical Point events, which were organized within the project ‘Your heart your Life’. Over 1 780 Piotrków Trybunalski county residents benefited from preventive testing and over 1 500 took advantage from medical advice.
All activities carried out within the framework of the project ‘Your Heart Your Life’ are free charge thanks to funding from the Norwegian Financial Mechanism 2009 – 2014 and the state budget under the Programme EN 13 Reducing Social Inequalities in Health.
All the information about the project can be obtained in its implementation in the municipality as well as the Project Office at the headquarters of the Piotrkow Trybunalski District Office, Dabrowski 7 St. and on the website www.zdrowie.powiat-piotrkowski.pl.