Wal Mart hosts free wellness event

PARKERSBURG, W. Va. Wal Mart held its quarterly wellness event to give back to the community. The event was held at Wal Mart stores across the country. Over the last six years, Wal Mart has conducted more than 4.4 million screenings during these events.

Health officials administered free health screenings including blood pressure, glucose, cholesterol, BMI, and vision testing. They also offered low cost flu shots. Studies show West Virginia is one of the states with high influenza illnesses.

Members of the community were happy to receive this free service.

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