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Free Screenings, Health Education at ‘Healthy for the Holidays’ Health & Fitness Fair

WHAT: UPMC is partnering with The Block Northway to offer free health screenings, educational information and fitness demonstrations for community members.
Screenings and educational sessions include:
• Flu shots for adults
• Cholesterol (includes LDL, HDL, triglycerides)
• Blood pressure checks administered by UPMC Cardiopulmonary Services
• UPMC Hillman Cancer Center
• Diabetes foot check administered by the UPMC Wound Center
• UPMC Outpatient Center in Hampton Township- Ask the Doctor
• Magee-Womens Imaging
• UPMC Imaging Services
• UPMC Spine Center
• UPMC Sports Medicine
• Hand grip strength screening provided by UPMC Centers for Rehab Services
• UPMC Urgent Care
WHEN: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 3
• 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., health screenings and educational information
WHERE: The Block Northway, South Corridor – Upper & Lower Levels, 8013 McKnight Rd., Pittsburgh, 15237.

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