BMA to provide free diabetes checks

national November 12, 2018 09:23

By The Nation

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The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will mark the World Diabetes Day on Wednesday by providing free diabetes check-ups at its 10 hospitals.

Somchai Juengmeechok, deputy director of the BMA’s Health Department, said the free checkups are being provided from Monday to November 21 as part of a diabetes awareness campaign that aims to lower and control the number of Bangkokians afflicted with this ever-increasing public health problem.

The checkups will be carried out at:

1 Taksin Hospital on November 21

2 Klong Sam Wa Hospital on November 13 and 14

3 BMA Central Hospital on November 14

4 Luang Por Thaweesak Hospital on November 14

5 Lat Krabang Hospital on November 14

6 Ratjapipat Hosptial on November 14

7 Bang Khun Thian Hospital on November 14

8 Sirindhorn Hopsital on November 14

9 Charoenkrung Pracharak Hospital on November 19

10 Vejkarunras Hospital on November 21.