BRASELTON - A free health fair will be held at Northeast Georgia Medical Center's Medical Plaza 1 in Braselton on Saturday, March 22, from 8:00-12:00. <br />
It will offer free health screenings and educational seminars provided by medical professionals.<br />
The screenings will include balance/falls risk, blood glucose (fasting preferred), blood pressure, carotid artery disease/stroke, varicose vein, lung function, sleep disorders, foot evaluations, peripheral arterial disease (pre-registration required, call 770-219-3840), hearing, musculoskeletal andBMI analysis. <br />
The lecture schedule, topics and speakers are as follows:<br />
Nine students from Georgia Tech’s School of Industrial Design and fourteen students from the University of North Georgia’s doctoral program of Physical Therapy are spending the week on the Dahlonega school’s campus, collaborating to meet the needs of some special north Georgians who face unique physical and sensory challenges.