Physician to talk about anemia

CERRITOS - A physician from Pioneer Medical Group will lead a discussion June 29 at the Cerritos Senior Center on anemia and older adults.Almost 10 percent of the older population is currently anemic, which can be a serious problem for seniors. Oftentimes, the person does not realize the problem exists until it has become critical, officials said. A physician will present a lecture on anemia, discussing the different types of anemia and current treatment options. The meeting begins at 1 p.m. It is free for adults ages 50 and older. The Cerritos Senior Center is at (562) 916-8550.

********** Published: June 2, 2011 - Volume 10 - Issue 7