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Aiken Technical College to host community health fair

AIKEN, SC (WFXG) -

On Wednesday, November 15, the Aiken Technical College's health science division is hosting its annual Community Health Fair.  The Fair will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. in the Student Activities Center gymnasium.  The event is free and open to the public.

The Health Fair will include information on topics such as breast, lung, and prostate cancers; dental care, massage therapy, nutrition, weight management, eye care, medication safety, chiropractic care, hypertension, cholesterol, obesity, influenza, pneumonia, HIV/AIDS, and diabetes.

Free blood pressure, cholesterol, and oral cancer screenings will be available.  The event will also include interactive demonstrations such as a driving while texting simulation, endoscopic surgery simulation, massage chair, and sheep eye dissection.

For more information, contact Coretta Gothie at (803) 508-7639 or gothiec@atc.edu or Katie Brown at (803) 508-7451 or brownkk@atc.edu.

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