Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Texas Feria de Salud Dallas was held last Saturday at Kidd Springs Park and Recreation Center in Oak Cliff. About 1100 people attended the health festival, which offered free glucose, cholesterol and blood pressure screenings among others.
Sponsors of the event include: Novo Nordisk, Colgate Total, Covance, AstraZeneca. More than 35 vendors and non-profits participated in the event. There was also diabetes education and a cooking demonstration, dancing and entertainment. The American Diabetes Association would like to thank the City of Dallas and Kidd Springs Park and Rec Center, Univision Radio and Television, Kiss FM and Al Dia for their in-kind donations. And thank you to committee members who made the event possible.