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April 10, 2012

24th annual Hispanic Health Fair sponsored by INTEGRIS Health

EDMOND — The INTEGRIS Health Hispanic initiative invites residents to participate in its 24th annual Hispanic Health Fair from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday at Moore Norman Technology Center, S. Penn campus, at 13301 S. Pennsylvania.

Participants will be offered information and resources on health and wellness, and free health screenings will be available including glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure, diabetes, osteoporosis, stroke assessments and many more. There also will be screenings (appointments only) for skin, oral, prostate and colorectal cancer, and clinical breast exams, sponsored by the INTEGRIS Cancer Institute of Oklahoma.

Learn how foods from the farm are used by your body for good health with the walk-through interactive Farm to You exhibit sponsored by the Oklahoma Cooperative Extension Services, Oklahoma State Department of Health, OSU Nutritional Science Department and Southwest Diary. The nine educational stations in the exhibit promote nutrition education and healthy living choices.

The Hispanic Health Fair is free and open to the public. Reservations are required for all cancer screenings. For more information or for reservations, call the INTEGRIS HealthLine at 951-2277, press No. 2 for Spanish.

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