Nurses from the Holzer Wellness Center (white) and students from the Buckeye Hills Career Center Patient Care Technician Class (blue) administer non-fasting cholesterol and glucose testing to participants of Thursday’s Rio Health Fair hosted by the University of Rio Grande. A record 362 participants registered for the 15th annual event.
University of Rio Grande Nursing student Rachel Rutt enjoys the 15th annual Rio Health Fair on Thursday, April 18 with her 9-month-old nephew Parker.
RIO GRANDE — The University of Rio Grande hosted the 15th annual Rio Health Fair on Thursday, April 18. Nursing student and event coordinator Cyndi Bowen said a record 362 participants registered for the event.
“It was a very good health fair with a lot of good services offered. I know there at least a couple people who learned they were diabetic that didn’t previously know, and that’s what its all about,” said Bowen.