As the nation observes Housing and Urban Development’s Neighborhood Network Week, Memorial Medical Center-Lufkin and Pinewood Park Apartments are hosting a free Community Health Fair at Pinewood Park Learning Center, 120 Kirksey Drive (across from Dunbar Primary School). The health fair is Tuesday, August 7 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m.
The health fair is designed to educate participants about nutrition, diabetes self management, wound care, stroke, cardiovascular disease and women’s services. In addition to Memorial Homecare specialists, representatives from the Burke Center, DETCOG, Alcohol and Drug Abuse Council and Health Horizons will be on hand to discuss health related topics.
Free blood pressure checks, refreshments, door prizes and promotional items will be offered to the community.
For more information, call 936-632-6322.