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March 8, 2003

Sylvester- Phoebe Worth Medical Center held its Family Healthfest Saturday.

Booths were set up for people to stop by and get valuable medical information, and get free screenings which included blood pressure and cholesterol.

Nurses say health fairs like this a very important for everyone in the community because it increases awareness about what medical resources are out there.

Phoebe will also host a maternity health fair for expecting mothers in April. That event will be held at the old Albany Middle School across from Phoebe Putney hospital.

Posted at 6:45 PM by elaine.armstrong@walb.com