'HealthBeat2012' offering education and free screenings

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) -- The University of Tennessee College of Nursing is hosting a free health fair on Wednesday.

Organizers of the 'HealthBeat2012' health fair aim to provide information on nutrition, weight management, diabetes, breast health, oral cancer, HIV/AIDS and more to students, faculty and families.

A number of free screenings and health tests will be provided, including dental health, carotid atery, blood pressure and bone density screenings.

Small fees will apply to screenings and tests that require lab work.

The fair is from 7:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday in the Carolyn P. Brown Memorial University Center Ballroom.

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