Barrow To Host Health Education Fair Monday

From a press release:
WASHINGTON – On Monday, April 29, 2013, U.S. Congressman John Barrow (GA-12) will host a health education fair in recognition of April as Minority Health Month.  A wide variety of health educators, including representatives from Georgia State and Georgia Southern Universities, healthcare providers, and healthcare related vendors will be on hand with presentations, skill-building workshops, screenings, and information tables.

Presentation topics at the event will include:

  • Latino Health Disparities
  • How to manage diabetes
  • Substance abuse
  • Healthy Eating and Exercising – Improving your quality of life
  • How Community Groups Can Improve Health in Rural Areas
  • Children’s health in minority populations
  • Wellness and Cholesterol
  • Impact of breast cancer on couples and families

The event is free and open to the public.

“Bridging the Gap” Health Fair                                             9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.                                             Springhill Suites Statesboro University Area                                                105 Springhill Drive                                             Statesboro, GA