Health Clinic: A health expo volunteer takes the blood pressure of this young mother in Tanzania.

Outreach Health

Viriato Ferreira

is an associate director of the Health Ministries Department of the General Conference of Seventh-day Adventists.

Health Expos

The church in action

Is my cholesterol OK?” “Do I have high blood pressure?” “Is there anything I can do to help with stress?”

Imagine visiting a place where you can find answers to these and many other questions in a friendly environment and free of charge! You would wish to go back with your family and friends, wouldn’t you? Does such a place exist? Yes! Not one but hundreds of them. They are modern-day health expos.

Started in the 1980s at Weimar Institute in California and reshaped in 2000 at Wildwood Lifestyle Center in Georgia, health expos have been providing opportunities for the public to meet Adventists face to face around a point of need: health. …

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