• Physician advises pregnant women on routine dental checks

    Physician advises pregnant women on routine dental checks

    A Consultant Physician, Dr. Sam Onuh, on Sunday advised pregnant women to undergo dental examination to prevent mother-to-child transmission of bacteria and infections during pregnancy.

    Onuh said this in Omu-Aran, Kwara State. He said that such procedure was necessary, especially at the early stage of pregnancy to ensure good health of mother and child.

    Onuh, who is attached to Omu-Aran General Hospital, said the clinical check would also help to prevent mother-to-child harmful and complicated issues, including premature labour.

    He emphasized the need […]