Haywood Community College

NEWS RELEASE

Contacts: Debra M. Davis, Diana S. Conard



185 Freedlander Drive



Clyde, NC 28721



828-627-4521 Fax: 828-627-4513

Date: 10-12-05

For immediate release.

HCC TO OFFER FREE HEALTH FAIR THURSDAY, NOVEMBER 3

The Haywood Community College class of 2006 nursing students will hold a free health fair on the HCC campus on Thursday, November 3 from 8 a.m. until 2 p.m. The fair will be in the lower level of Student Services. The theme for this year's event is "Power Through Prevention: Eat Well, Move Well, Live Well."

The Health Fair will feature free health screenings such as cholesterol level, blood pressure, bone density, blood glucose, and lung function.

Over 30 booths and services will be featured, including:



car seat checks

American Red Cross blood drive

massage and relaxation

smoking cessation

Fire Safety House

organ donation

living wills

meth education

drunk driving simulation

Good Samaritan Clinic

The fair will also feature door prizes, a children's area, and a grand prize giveaway. A Spanish interpreter will be available for the entire fair.

Don't miss this opportunity to improve your health. For more information on the HCC Health Fair, please visit www.haywood.edu or call 627-4653.