Login  /  Register  | 3 premium articles left before you must register.

Family health center to host community fair Oct. 24

Published October 12. 2012 8:00PM   Updated October 12. 2012 8:27PM

Norwich - The Edward & Mary Lord Family Health Center, 47 Town St., will host a community health fair from 1:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Oct. 24.

Students from the University of Connecticut Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Nursing and Pharmacy and from the Quinnipiac University Physician Assistant Program will be at the fair providing health promotion and education information to attendees.

People can learn about diabetes, hypertension, oral hygiene, nutrition, breast cancer and medication interactions, among other topics. Free blood pressure and blood sugar screenings will be offered.

For information, contact Pamela Allen Kinder at (860) 822-4146 or pkinder@ucfs.org">pkinder@ucfs.org.

News by Town

Most Recent Poll
Mitt Romney and other conservatives have called for the end of government subsidies to public broadcasting. Do you think tax dollars should go to PBS and NPR?
Yes, it's a public service that enriches our lives and deepens our understanding of issues.
19%
Yes, it's a minuscule fraction of our budget. This is a silly conservative talking point, not a real issue.
27%
No, my tax dollars shouldn't go to paying the salaries of liberals at NPR and PBS.
18%
No, I love public broadcasting but I think these organizations are capable of supporting themselves.
36%
Number of votes: 1184

No current items found