– Four new patients joined the health facilities.
Muzaffarpur. September 21
With the support of Center for Advocacy and Research, 8 members of Durga Support Group and 7 members of Parvati Support Group of Mahadya Panchayat Madhubani village were given MMDP kits by Dr. Rakesh Kumar, Medical Officer-in-Charge, Primary Health Center, Meenapur. Community Health Center on Wednesday. Along with this, 4 filariasis patients were linked to health facilities. The MOIC, while distributing MMDP worms to filarial patients, explained in detail the method of using the kit in the management of filarial disease.
Poonam Devi, who came from Madhubani village, said that after learning disease management techniques, it will help her to control flurry disease. Until now, due to not knowing how to treat diseases, many problems were occurring. For several months he had difficulty walking due to filariasis. After many treatments there is some improvement now but hope to improve soon after learning disease management techniques and taking medication from the hospital.
Nirmala Kumari of the Mahadiya Panchayat said that she has been suffering from filariasis for about 3 years. During this time he faced many problems. After coming to camp, learn the causes of these problems and how to overcome them with management techniques.
MOIC Dr. Rakesh Kumar said that special medical tests and counseling are given to filariasis patients regularly every Tuesday at the Community Health Center Mishhari. In addition, MMDP is also provided free of cost to critically ill patients. Filariasis patients can easily visit a community health center to get advice and medication from a doctor at any time.
The Medical Officer-in-Charge said that in view of the prevalence of filariasis in the block area, it is necessary to conduct MMDP training camps in all the affected villages so that maximum number of filariasis patients can benefit. and controlling the spread of filariasis in the block area. Neetu Kumari, District Coordinator of Center for Advocacy and Research and others were present in the programme.