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Anaheim Health Fair Provides Free Health Services to More Than 500
ANAHEIM, CA - (April 8, 2008) - More than 500 people received free health services on Sunday, April 6, during the Second Annual
Anaheim Health Fair hosted by the Brookhurst Community Center. The fair, meant to encourage healthy living, was provided by the
City of Anaheim, in conjunction with the Anekant Community Center and GBS Linens.
“How honored we are in the City of Anaheim to have partners like Pravin Mody, Dr. Shah, and Anekant Community Center to make
this event a reality again in our great city,” said Councilman Harry Sidhu, P.E. “This is now an annual event giving an opportunity to all
who attend to have access to healthcare services ensuring the highest quality of life.”
Specialists of various medical fields were available for consultation and advice. Services included blood sugar, cholesterol and
hemoglobin testing, diabetes and hypertension screenings, bone density assessments, electrocardiogram, mammography and other
gynecological exams, measurement of body fat content and diet advice.
Other sponsors of the event included Disneyland Resort, Turner Construction Company, Anaheim Hills Clubhouse, The Gas Company,
Anaheim Disposal, the Anaheim Family YMCA and CARE Ambulance. In-kind donors included Freeman Decorating Company, Salle Ann
Catering, Aramark, Thomasville, Bagel Me, Costco, Vons, Yellow Cab of North Orange County, Kaiser Permanente, Western Medical
Center- Anaheim and the City of Anaheim Public Utilities.
Media Contact: Marty De Sollar 714.765.5092
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