SJEH To Host Health Fair
A health fair will be held on Sunday, June 27, from noon until 4 p.m. at Saint Mary Star of the Sea, 1920 New Haven Avenue, Far Rockaway. The entrance to the fair will be on Central Avenue and New Haven Avenue.
The health fair is being held by St. John’s Episcopal Hospital in conjunction with the International Feast held by Saint Mary Star of the Sea and St. Gertrude’s. There will also be activities for children, including a painting pro-ject called Art is Good, bounces, and slides.
The health fair will offer screenings for high blood pressure, cholesterol and diabetes, as well as for blood flow and circulation, depression, eyes, and feet. There will also be a lot of health information about nutrition, mammography, wound care, health care proxy, stroke, high blood pressure, as well as giveaways and much more, The event will be held rain or shine.
This will be the third year that St. John’s and Saint Mary Star of the Sea have successfully collaborated. For information about the health fair, please call St. John’s at 718- 869-7750.