Health Mela in Preston

Date: 12/06/11
Preston - Preston

from the Gujarat Temple.

Preston community turned out in force to celebrate the 10th Health Mela.

Held at the Gujarat Hindu Centre on South Meadow Lane, Preston on Saturday the 11th June, it set out to improve health awareness and well being among the ethnic population where there is incidence of certain diseases such as heart disease, diabetes and strokes.

The community was encouraged to sample complementary medicine such as reflexology, holistic living, reiki and Indian head massage.

People could also have a full health MOT including having their blood pressure, cholesterol, blood glucose and weight checked.