AUGUSTA, GA (WFXG) - Augusta Walmart stores are hosting their first Walmart Wellness Day of the year. It'll be on Saturday, January 20th.
The free health screening is to provide local residents with health information on:
-Body mass index
Select locations will also offer free vision screenings
New this year, Walmart is introducing a virtual reality experience in select stores to assist with smoking cessation. According to the CDC, approximately 17.9% of adults in Georgia smoke cigarettes regularly. This free resource is intended to be a step toward quitting tobacco.
This event will be at all Augusta Walmart Stores on Saturday, Jan. 20 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.