Second Annual Health Fair Held in St. Helena Parish

8/12/2011 8:32:17 PM

The Greater Turner Chapel A.M.E. Church, the LSU AgCenter and SU Ag Center held its second annual Health Fair in Greensburg, Louisiana, on Saturday, July 30, 2011, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The following services and information were provided:
  • Blood pressure readings
  • HIV testing
  • Vision screening
  • Blood sugar testing
  • Fire safety
  • Hospice care
  • Voter registration
  • Health and nutrition information
  • Exercise bicycle training
  • Infectious diseases information
  • Volunteering services
  • Proper hand washing
  • Drug abuse resistant education
  • Oral health and pharmacy products
  • Home health services
  • Lung health
  • Information of pregnancy, prematurity and birth defects
There were also several courageous volunteers who donated blood. The committee would like to thank all those who participated and attended the health fair.
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