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Rotary Clubs of St. Croix Hold Health Fair and Blood Drive

The Rotary Clubs of St. Croix and Harborside, in conjunction with St. Croix Rescue Academy and with participation from the Department of Health, will hold their fifth annual health fair and blood drive at the St. Croix Rescue Academy near Five Corners from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 6. The fair will be open to everyone and all services provided will be free, including health screenings for blood pressure, blood sugar, cholesterol, skin problems and back ailments.

There will be presentations on mental health and natural medicine for those who are interested. Among the numerous medical and health professionals who will be present are: Dr. Carolyn Merritt, dermatologist; Dr. Ian Cook, podiatrist; Dr. Alicia Lewitt, chiropractor; Dr. Dianne Brinker, mental health expert and Dr. Angelo Galiber.
The blood mobile unit from the Gov. Juan F. Luis Hospital will be available to take blood donations. All types are needed, and all donated blood will benefit the patients at the local hospital. Everyone is encouraged to stop by to donate blood and help save a life. St. Croix Rescue will also be conducting a major demonstration, displaying their real-time training and life-saving skills.
For more information about the health fair, contact Celeste Lawrence at cslawrence@gmail.com
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