Search

EGSC News

Healthy U Health Fair this Thursday

Healthy U Health Fair this Thursday

by .(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address) | October 23, 2018
Last Edited: December 05, 2018 by Katelyn Moore
Healthy U Health Fair this Thursday

   The 12th annual Health U Health Fair will be held from 9 a.m. – 1 p.m. on Thursday, October 25 at the Swainsboro-Emanuel County Recreation Department. There will be several free screenings and lots of great information to help you be a healthier person.
   Available screenings include height and weight, blood pressure, glucose, hemoglobin, vision, depression and anxiety, percent body fat (BMI) and more. There will also be PSA testing for men over 50, and flu shots will be available. Information will also be available for underage alcohol use/smoking prevention, domestic violence outreach, hospice, senior behavioral health, continuing education, stroke education and more.
   A special event at this year’s Healthy U is the addition of Public Safety Awareness Day demonstrations and displays courtesy of the local emergency services agencies. There will also be free hot dogs while supplies last.
   Sponsors for the event are the Mill Creek Foundation, Swainsboro-Emanuel Recreation Department, Emanuel Medical Center, East Georgia Healthcare Center, East Georgia State College, Southeastern Technical College, Family Connection, Pruitt Health – Swainsboro, Pruitt Health Hospice, the Emanuel County Health Department, the Swainsboro Fire Department and UGA Extension.
   Don’t miss this great opportunity to be a healthier you!