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Parsippany Teachers Hosting Annual Community Health Fair


Free blood pressure checks, advice on prevention and preparedness, low cost on site eye exams, free chiropractic and dental screenings. These are just a few of the many offerings awaiting folks at the Third annual community-wide health fair to be held at the Parsippany PAL, 33 Baldwin Road, on Saturday, March 11 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Participants will be offered a wide variety of free services, ranging from cancer screenings to helpful tips on fire prevention, first aid, CPR and disaster preparedness, compliments of the Parsippany-Troy Hills Education Association

Parents with children ages 2-7 will be offered free, supervised activities on the “Fun Bus”, which will be stationed just outside the building.  Participating exhibitors include:

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-Parsippany-Troy Hills Health Department: Literature and advice about EMS, pest control, general information, questions & answers.

 -St. Clare’s Hospital:  Free blood pressure checks, general information, Q&A;

 -American Diabetes Association:  Literature and information;

 -Source of Health:  Free chiropractic consultation and spinal pre-screening;

 -Rauchberg Dental Group:  Free oral screenings

 -American Red Cross:  Information and advice about first aid, CPR and disaster preparedness;

 -Parsippany Fire Prevention:  Information, safety tips, literature;

 -Rockaway Neck First Aid Squad:  General information, Q&A;

 -American Cancer Society:  Information about cancer screenings;

 -Community Blood Services:  Full blood drive, blood pressure check, blood type ID.

 -Fun Bus:  Supervised activities for children ages 2-7 (11 a.m. – 2 p.m.)

 -Optical Academy:  Discounted eye exams and eye ware ($30/exam, $29+/glasses).  Reservation preferred.

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