World Hypertension Day At the Mexican Consulate
Within the framework of World Hypertension Day, the Consulate General of Mexico in El Paso through its Health Window (Ventanilla de Salud) will hold an awareness day on Friday, May 17, 2019 from 8:30 a.m. to 12: 00 pm at the facilities of the General Consulate (910 E. San Antonio Ave., El Paso, TX 79901). Free admission and services.
The activities programmed during the day of awareness are the following:
8:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. – Taking blood pressure
10:00 am – Learn how to prepare a healthy recipe (cooking workshop)
11:00 am – How to prevent hypertension? By the American Heart Association.
With this type of activities, the Consulate General of Mexico in El Paso intends for the population of the Paso del Norte Region to become aware of the importance of maintaining a healthy lifestyle and thus a healthy blood pressure. As well, it confirms its commitment to the health and well-being of the Mexican and Mexican-American population that resides in this region.