Press Release for Thursday, November 6, 2008

'Kick-Off to Healthy Holiday Eating' Health Fair at Regency Mall


Contact: Joanna Norris, Assistant Director
Department of Media Relations and Events
(904) 620-2102


Nutrition students at the University of North Florida are preparing for a healthy holiday season by hosting a “Kick-Off to Healthy Holiday Eating” health fair from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 21, at Regency Square Mall, next to Belk. This event, sponsored by Aetna, is free and open to the public.

UNF nutrition students will provide healthy holiday cooking tips, health/wellness tips, weight evaluation, body composition analysis as well as nutrition advice for individuals with diabetes and heart disease. Free T-shirts and pedometers will also be given away!

For more information about the “Kick-Off to Healthy Holiday Eating” health fair, contact Dr. Lauri Wright, UNF Department of Nutrition and Dietetics, at (904) 620-1429.


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