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Wellness Wednesday: Obesity & COVID-19

October 26th, 2022 @ 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Speaker: Fernando Moreno, CDBG Health Education Program Supervisor, San Ysidro Health
Graduate of Universidad Autonoma de Baja California School of Medicine

This presentation will review obesity and its linkage with COVID-19. We will explain best practices and preventative measures, discuss how COVID-19 affects those with obesity and will offer resources for those in need. The CDBG Health Education Program provides COVID-19 education, explains its relationship with chronic conditions (diabetes, obesity, hypertension, asthma, COPD), and teaches patients the most updated preventative measures, such as vaccination, proper hand wash, and the proper way to wear a mask, among others. Following the presentation is a film screening of Fatherhood [starring Kevin Hart].

When: Wednesday, October 26th | 10 AM-1:30 PM [Doors open at 9:30 AM, Presentation ends 11 AM, Film screening begins at 11:30 AM]
Where: Conference Center Auditorium (9001 Wakarusa St. La Mesa, CA 91942)
Contact: (619) 825-5010, info@herricklibrary.org, or visit in person to register

Open to all community members. Masks are required.



October 26th, 2022
10:00 am - 1:30 pm
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Grossmont Healthcare District Conference Center Auditorium
9001 Wakarusa St
La Mesa, 91942 United States
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