Community Health Fair tomorrow


As part of Black History Month celebrations, Natchitoches Regional Medical Center is offering a
health fair on Wednesday, February 23rd from 12 noon to 3 pm at the Martin Luther King Center
in Natchitoches.
Everyone is invited to attend this free event which includes screenings such as blood pressure
checks and blood sugar screenings. There will also be booths set up to provide information on
diseases that are prevalent in African Americans and how they are diagnosed and treated.
Additional booths will provide tips on eating right, exercising, blood pressure education,
preventing STDs, smoking and vaping cessation, and much more. Information on COVID and
the vaccines will also be available.