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Vidant Medical Center to host free health fair at Greenville Mall

May 02, 2012 posted by Barbara Dunn

Vidant Medical Center to host free health fair at Greenville Mall 

GREENVILLE - The public is invited to attend a free health fair at the 
Greenville Mall in recognition of National Hospital Week. 

North Carolina hospitals reach out to their communities in numerous 
ways to help residents remain healthy and detect illnesses early while 
treatment can be effective and less costly. During National Hospital 
Week, May 6 - 12, many hospitals around the state will be hosting 
community health fairs to remind everyone about the important work 
hospitals do in their communities, the hospitals’ vital role in 
health, and the constancy of hospital services. 

In Greenville, Vidant Medical Center’s Community Health Fair will be 
held Thursday, May 10, from 4 - 7 p.m. at the Greenville Mall. A variety 
of booths will be set up near the women’s department of Belk. All 
services are free of charge. 

Among the many services highlighted will be: 

● Child safety seat demonstration by East Carolina Injury 
Prevention Program 

● Screenings for body mass index (BMI), cholesterol, glucose and 
blood pressure by Vidant Medical Center 

● Video and discussion about stroke issues by Vidant Medical 

● Cancer survivorship and support groups by Vidant Medical Center 
Cancer Services 

WHO: Vidant Medical Center health care providers 

WHAT: Free community health fair 

WHERE: Greenville Mall 

714 Greenville Blvd, Greenville 

WHEN: Thursday, May 10 from 4 - 7 p.m. 
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