Diabetes health fair at DRMC

DOWNEY - Downey Regional Medical Center will host its 2009 Diabetes Health Fair on June 13 from 9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. in the hospital's basement conference rooms.The event, which is open to the public and free to attend, will feature a variety of health screenings and an opportunity to speak with professionals from both the hospital and other health care organizations. Dr. David Berger will be the event's featured speaker. He will speak on the "ABCs of Diabetes" from 9:15-9:30 a.m. Other services available at the fair include: •Carotid screenings •Bone density, skim damage and glaucoma screenings •Dental screenings •Exercise •Massages •BMI and weight •Ask the Doctor •Ask the Pharmacist •Ask the Dietitian For more information about the Diabetes Health Fair, call diabetes educator Elsa Saucedo at (562) 904-5578.

********** Published: May 29, 2009 - Volume 8 - Issue 6