Major pain killer company, Dexa Medica, makers of Boska, has taken its Pain-Free Day initiative to Oje market in Ibadan, Oyo State, to encourage residents to live a healthy life.
The Pain-Free Day event attended by thousands of traders in the market and its environs featured free health education on how to cope with the current hot weather.
According to the Brand Executive, Dexa Medica, Kafayat Ayeola, findings have shown that exposure to high temperature can worsen existing illnesses in individuals. For instance, it can trigger heart attack, cause serious permanent injuries, damage to the brain or other vital organs due to untreated heat stroke, and in extreme cases, result in death.
Ayeola said: “the team of Boska medical experts provided the opportunity for free consultations, treatments for minor illnesses and free eye glasses for those who suffer from eye defects as well as free drugs for ear and nose defects.
“This Pain-Free Day edition is specially designed to keep consumers healthy given the hot weather. I am confident that Dexa Medica will continue to improve the delivery of quality health care for consumers in the months ahead, he noted. The team also used the opportunity to educate consumers on how to live stress-free.