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D-F : Mayo to host health fair

July 27, 2008 - TRC

Mayo Regional Hospital will host a free community health fair at the
hospital from 2:00 to 4:00 p.m. on Friday, August 1.

The health fair is being held in conjunction with the Dover-Foxcroft Shiretown
Homecoming weekend, in recognition of the 30th anniversary of Mayo
Regional's opening in 1978.

The event will be located in the Sebec and Borestone conference rooms in the Mayo Resource Center behind the hospital, and parking will be provided in the Dwelley Avenue lot.

Mayo's Heartwise program will provide blood sugar tests, blood pressure
checks and weight/Body Mass Index measurements.

Our WorkWise program will provide vision testing, and Cardiopulmonary Services will offer lung function testing.

Mayo's Diabetes and Nutrition Center and the Piscataquis Public
Health Council will have information displays.

An ambulance from Mayo EMS will be on hand for tours.

There will be promotional giveaway items and healthy snacks for all attending.

NOTE - This article reflects the views of the author and not necessarily those of the TRC Alliance Team.