Love to share foundation conducted its 3rd annual life and soul health fair at Namadwaar Dallas on 21st September 2019. The event started off with prayers for their causeless mercy and grace which is the basis for this noble endeavor.
Volunteers set up different stations for Registration, Height/Weight measurements to calculate Body Mass Index (BMI), Blood Pressure monitoring, Blood Glucose monitoring, Flu vaccination, CPR demonstration, Consultations with Doctors, Bike Helmet giveaway. And volunteers displayed signs outside the venue to let people know about the event.
Around 25 people benefited by taking part in the event, they got their bio-metric screening done, 16 of them opted to receive flu vaccination, which was provided by Nurse Practitioner Elizabeth Reddiar NP and Nurse Viji Ramakrishnan RN. Participants were educated based on their bio-metric screening and further consultations provided by Dr.Arthi Rajagopal. Nurse Practitioner Gigi Phillips NP and Nursing faculty from West Coast University Ms.Kamal MSN, demonstrated how to save lives by doing CPR ( Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation) to all adults, teens and children present. Participants were educated on the need to be safe while riding bicycles, and bike helmets were given away. The participants also received various educational materials for health promotion.
The participants conveyed their gratitude as it was very useful and timely to receive these services. Our volunteers Renu, Shwetha, Pranav, Sharada, Advaith,Sivani,Arthi, Ravi, Sankar, Viji, Lakshmi and Vara Senapathi are also very grateful for this opportunity.