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Collin College Health and Safety Fair Open to All

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Collin College Health and Safety Fair Open to All

Feb. 16, 2017 –Explore a world of healthy choices at Collin College’s annual Health and Safety Fair, from 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Friday, March 3 at the Central Park Campus Conference Center, 2200 W. University Drive in McKinney. The fair is free and open to the public.

Get free health screenings, including spine, glucose and body fat checks, and educate yourself on healthy eating, exercise options and other wellness activities at the fair. Representatives from dozens of local health care providers, wellness facilities and Collin College Health Sciences programs will be on hand to answer questions and provide services. The fair will also offer demonstrations, including a presentation on healthy cooking and a tai chi exhibition.

Blood donations will be taken on site. Local emergency service vehicles will be positioned for viewing by the public and visitors will have the opportunity to tour Collin College’s Cary A. Israel Health Sciences Center.

“This is an excellent opportunity for the community to learn more about the healthy choices they can make to improve their lives and the lives of their families,” said Dr. Linda Muysson, professor and wellness coordinator at Collin College.

For more information about the health and safety fair, contact Dr. Muysson at Lmuysson@collin.edu.

Collin College serves more than 53,000 credit and continuing education students annually and offers more than 100 degrees and certificates. The only public college in the county, Collin College is a partner to business, government and industry, providing customized training and work force development. In addition, the college operates the Collin Higher Education Center, which serves 3,100 additional students each year in partnership with The University of Texas at Dallas, Texas Woman’s University, Texas A&M Commerce, Texas Tech and the University of North Texas.