WORLD HEART DAY 2016
World Heart Day 2016 commemoration was held at the American Corner, NSIAC, Leventis Building, Magazine Road, Jericho, Ibadan, Nigeria.
Activities include: Screening, Lecture, Bulletin Launch, and Press Interviews.
WORLD HYPERTENSION DAY 2015
EHF commemorated World Hypertension Day 2015 with the theme “Know Your Numbers” by hanging banners at strategic places in Ibadan metropolis. This was aimed at raising public awareness of the dangers associated with hypertension.
WORLD HEART DAY 2015
EHF commemorated World Heart Day 2014 with the theme “Creating Heart Healthy Environments” with a public lecture and cardiovascular disease risk factors screening at Mapo Hall, Ibadan. A total of 214 adults had their blood pressure, blood sugar, weight and height measured. All those found to be hypertensive were given medication free of charge while several of them were referred to the hospital for further investigation and treatment.
WORLD HEART DAY 2014
EHF commemorated World Heart Day 2014 with the theme “Creating Heart Healthy Environments” in Ibadan, Nigeria, from September 27-29, with a 3km heart (road) walk, distribution of educational leaflets, health talk and press briefs/interviews.