Mayor of Galatsi, the Department of Defense and Health Promotion and the Social Pharmacy, in collaboration with the Hellenic Society of Cardiovascular Prevention and MEDITON organized Wednesday, November 23, 2016 an event for the prevention of cardiovascular diseases at the Cultural Centre of Galatsi “ΚΑΜΙΝΙ”.
Main speaker was Mr. Andreas Pittaras, Cardiologist-Hyprertesnion Specialist ESH, President the Hellenic Society of Cardiovascular Prevention and Director of the MEDITON. The theme of his speech was “Early awareness, prevention and treatment of risk factors for cardiovascular diseases. Errors, omissions, myths and beliefs concerning hypertension, Hyperlipidemia, Diabetes Mellitus, Smoking, Nutrition, Obesity and Exercise. ”
During the event a nurse of our company conducted free blood pressure measurements with MICROLIFE automatic blood pressure monitor and also blood sugar measurements with the new meter BIONIME GM700S.