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Pregnant Women Advised On The Dangers Of Using Traditional Means

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The Medical Director of the Ifako Ijaiye General Hospital, Dr Adetola Odufuwa, according to a statement on Tuesday, stated this during a familiarization visit to the hospital by the Sole Administrator of Ifako Ijaiye Local Government Area, Label Raji.

Odufuwa said, “I am concerned about numerous cases of child delivery  complications emanating from birth attendant centers which could result in maternal and child fatalities.

“I urge Lagos State residents, especially pregnant women, to access medical services before their health issues deteriorate into emergency cases.”

The medical director also implored the sole administrator to create a forum where health workers from the hospital could educate residents to embrace family planning in order to raise a family that could be easily managed to avert ripple effects on the society in future.

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