The Outspan Hospital and Outspan Medical College hosted this year's Youth and Adolescents Open Day at the OMC grounds. The event saw close to 400 youth from various colleges and universities including Kenya Medical Training College, Dedan Kimathi University of Technology, Kagumo Teachers Training College, Nyeri National Polytechnic among others in attendance. The guest speaker of the day Mr. Tatenda Chikwekwe gave a great speech on this year's theme "Jitambue, Jikubali" which emphasizes on identifying and acccepting oneself. We appreciate all the youth, guests and speakers who graced this year's occassion and participated in the Mental Health Awareness Walk across Nyeri town later on.
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The Men's Health Awareness Open Day 2018 was held at The Outspan Hospital on Saturday, 30th June with the theme "Mwanaume ni Sauti, Sauti ni Afya". A large number of men, both young and old attended the event where free medical services were provided. The services included medical consultation, laboratory tests, pharmacy services among others. This annual event aims to spread awareness on the common health issues affecting men and also test and provide free treatment for the same.