2013 Howard County Health Fair coming Oct. 3rd

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The 31st Annual Howard County Health Fair will be held Thursday, October 3, 2013 from 8 am – 3 pm at the Ivy Tech Kokomo Event & Conference Center.  Be one of the first 500 through the door to receive a free gift, plus take advantage of free health screenings including blood pressure, cholesterol, blood sugar, bone density, vision and more.  Community counselors and local pharmacists will be on hand to discuss your results and direct you to the many health vendors for additional information.

Seasonal flu shots given by the Howard County Health Department will be available for a $15 donation for those 18 through 64.  Flu and pneumonia vaccine will be given for those 65 and older with Medicare Part B and/or Medicare managed care plans.  These individuals must bring their insurance cards.

American Red Cross will host a blood drive from 9 am – 2 pm, and Windmill Grill will be on-site with a food court.  For more information about the event, call (765) 453-8593 or visit www.HowardCountyHealthFair.com.