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Family health fair includes giveaways

Sanford-Brown Institute Tampa is celebrating back-to-school with a free family health fair.

On Saturday, Aug. 3 from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m., children and their families are invited to take advantage of free healthcare screenings, educational and fitness activities, seated massages and drawings for backpacks with school supplies.

The free screenings include:

Body mass index


Blood pressure, heart rate and respiration

Blood glucose

Other health-related activities include:

Heart-healthy exercise demonstrations

Healthy snacks

CPR information

Oral hygiene and tobacco education

Giveaways include:

Drawings for backpacks stocked with school supplies

Balloon animals and face painting

Seated massages

"Heart and Sole" aromatherapy foot scrubs

Goody bags

Some screenings will be performed by students training for careers in the healthcare field.

Sanford-Brown Institute Tampa is located at 5701 E. Hillsborough Ave, Suite 1417.

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