VELLORE: Sri Varadaraja Perumal Seva Trust, Velappadi, Vellore, and the Christian Medical College Hospital will be conducting a free diabetes camp at Sri Varadaraja Perumal Temple in Velappadi here from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Friday. Free blood test, counselling on diabetes prevention, nervous weakness test, counselling on food habits and demonstration of physical exercise will form the highlights of the camp.
Persons above the age of 30, those who have excess appetite, excess thirst, unhealed wounds and obesity have been requested to come in empty stomach for a fasting blood test at 8 a.m.
Post-prandial blood test
They should have food and come again for a post-prandial blood test two hours later.