Medical and dental outreach held in North Cotabato

A medical and dental mission was conducted by the 602nd Infantry Brigade in Barangays Bao and Malitubog of Alamada, North Cotabato on Saturday (February 16).

Both Muslim and Christian residents of the said barangays benefitted in the said activity; 317 of which had medical check-up, 133 received dental services, 83 children were circumcised, 82 availed free eye examination, 55 got a new haircut, and 6 availed nebulization. A total of 400 residents benefited in the feeding program, 25 children received bags with school supplies, 35 received slippers, and 40 were given hygiene kits.

It was an amazing day for the people of Bao and Malitubog.

Families came in groups to avail the services offered.

The Barangay Chairman expressed his sincere appreciation and said this is a good indication that the Army cares. He hopes that more activities like this will be conducted in the near future.

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