Walmart’s Wellness Day will be a hub of health resources

Some stores will also offer vision screenings

by: Luis Barrio

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EL PASO, TX (KTSM) — Walmart’s quarterly Wellness Day event will take place this Saturday, April 23 at more than 20 El Paso pharmacies.

Walmart says the goal of their Wellness Day is to encourage customers to stay healthy and on track by helping them know their numbers and then seek care to improve their lifestyle. .

Events will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Walmart supports the American Heart Association®’s efforts to educate and inspire customers to check their blood pressure through the “Reclaim Your Rhythm” campaign.

During this free one-day event, families can get all of the following in one place:

  • Free health screenings including glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure, body mass index and vision screenings
  • Affordable immunizations including pneumonia, tetanus, HPV, influenza, measles, mumps, rubella (MMR), varicella (chickenpox/shingles), pertussis (PDAP), hepatitis A and B and more
  • Free COVID-19 vaccines
  • Wellness resources and the ability to chat with pharmacists

Customers can find a free event near them at Walmart.com/wellnesshub.

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