UTMB Health Medical Students of the area chapter of The Students National Medical Association (SNMA) and resident physicians of the Department of Family Medicine will be on site at the Galveston's Own Farmers Market (GOFM) for a Health & Wellness Booth on Sunday August 14th from 9-11am.
The Wellness Booth is aimed to promote and encourage individuals to take charge
of their health. The booth will feature health screening stations, including
blood pressure, pulse, glucose, total cholesterol, and heart and lung checks.
We would also be distributing information regarding emergency preparedness,
resource referrals around the Galveston area, and pamphlets with information
covering healthy lifestyle pointers for high blood pressure, diabetes, high
blood sugar, stroke, etc.