Grandparents get a treat from PARM-Eastern Visayas

TACLOBAN CITY, (PNA) — A series of activities for elderly facilitated by the Philippine Rehabilitation Medicine (PARM) – Eastern Visayas kicked off here this afternoon highlighting today’s Grandparents Day.

Among the activities that will culminate 6:00 p.m. today are the forum on arthritis by Dr. Raymund Balverde; a talk on osteoporosis by Dr. Liezel Calina on Osteoporosis; peripheral vascular disease by Dr. Rommel Bugho.

Also a free osteoporosis bone density examination is made available along with free Doppler Ultrasound for Peripheral Blood Flow.

A free Therapeutic Massage using Elmore Oil will also conducted by therapists. Samples of Elmore oil, and vitamins Collagen (Genacol), Calcium + Vitamin D (Calvit) will be distributed.

Meantime,the grooup will launch its fun run dubbed as PARM-Making Ourselves Vigilant to Exercise (MOVE ) in Abuyog, Leyte this September 21.

Last month PARM-MOVE had a successful fund-raising run in Tacloban City for the benefit of the differently-abled persons and a charity rehabilitation clinic in line with the 35th National Disability Prevention Week.