India Assoc. hosts annual health fair

Dr. Anusha Iyer and Dr. Vandita Samavedi provided individual physician Consultation to seniors at the health fair. (Photo courtesy of IAWW)

The 17th annual senior health fair, put on by India Association of Western Washington (IAWW), was held on June 21 at the Eastside Baha’i Center in Bellevue. There were about 100 people in attendance. Screenings were held between 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. The screening included help with blood pressure, blood glucose, posture and balance, lipid profiles, and physician consultations. After the screenings were completed, the attendees were treated to opening remarks by Dr. Pran Wahi, director of IAWW Seniors Program, followed by discussions on breast cancer and common sleep disorders, lunch, and a panel discussion and Q & A with four medical professionals. (end)

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