July 24, 2000

WHO: The Hispanic Wellness Fair is free and open to the public.

WHAT: The Hispanic Wellness Fair offers the following services:

Free health checks for:

  • Blood pressure
  • Diabetes
  • Vision
  • Dental
  • Cholesterol
  • Nutrition
  • Immunizations for children
  • Cancer screenings by appointment only. Call (817) 355-7979.

Free health information about:

  • Stroke
  • Cardiovascular
  • Cancer
  • Diabetes
  • Blood pressure
  • Child Safety

WHEN: Saturday, August 5
10 a.m.-5 p.m.

WHERE: Will Rogers Memorial Center, Central Texas Room
Fort Worth

SPONSORS: UNT Health Science Center at Fort Worth, Bristol-Myers Squibb Company, KFWD-TV52 Telemundo, Pfizer, Inc., Cook Childrenâ??s Health Plan, La Fabulosa KESS 1270, Harris Methodist Hospitals/Texas Health Resources, FiestaMart, Inc., Fort Worth Independent School District and the City of Fort Worth.

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Protecting her daughters’ generation from Alzheimer’s

By Alex Branch Janet Heath has a deeply personal interest in Alzheimer’s disease. Her mother suffered from it, as did her grandmother. Heath spent the last 10 years of her mother’s life trying to coordinate high-quality care as the disease took its terrible toll. That’s why Heath and ...Read more

Jul 17, 2018

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A blood test that IDs Alzheimer’s earlier, easier and cheaper

By Jan Jarvis   The first study of a blood test to detect Alzheimer’s disease within a primary care setting soon will be conducted at UNT Health Science Center. The simple test could be a game-changer in the diagnosis of early Alzheimer’s. If successful, it would be possible to ide...Read more

Jul 12, 2018

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New Provost: Let’s ‘unleash our strengths and ignite our future’

By Jeff Carlton Charles Taylor, PharmD, who has presided over a number of critical academic milestones as Dean of the UNT System College of Pharmacy, will become Provost and Executive Vice President of Academic Affairs at UNT Health Science Center. Dr. Taylor said he was “excited, honore...Read more

Jul 11, 2018

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UNTHSC to close July 4 for Independence Day

The UNT Health Science Center, all clinics staffed by UNT Health physicians, and the Fitness Center will be closed on Wednesday, July 4, 2018, for the Independence Day holiday. The Lewis Library will be open, with abbreviated hours on July 3 and 4. Have a safe and healthy Independence Day!...Read more

Jul 3, 2018