Volunteers from the Graham Regional Medical Center Auxiliary register residents and visitors who signed up for lab work at the the annual Graham Community Health and Wellness Fair. (Leader photos by Thomas Wallner)
Roxie Durham, a home health aide from Young County Home Health, checks Joan Blakenship’s blood pressure at the annual Graham Community Health and Wellness Fair presented by Graham Regional Medical Center.
Members of the community and visitors from far and wide come out to the annual Graham Community Health and Wellness Fair to see booths of health related companies in the area.
raham Regional Medical Center Auxiliary member Julie Harber puts her hand up during a hearing test at the the annual Graham Community Health and Wellness Fair, to signal to Mariano Fernandes who is administering the test that she can hear a response.
hysical therapist Vickie Keller (left) and office manager Johnnie Mead from Thrive Physical Therapy in Graham talk with visitors at the annual Graham Community Health and Wellness Fair at their booth.

Hundreds attend annual community health fair

Since 1984 the annual Graham Community Health and Wellness Fair has helped those throughout the area who struggle to afford blood screenings by providing it free of charge to all those who register. The program started with only 50 participants in it’s first fair but has now grown to having 750 attend the latest fair and 513 participating in the blood screenings. The screenings are paid for through Graham Regional Medical Center by donations and later they provide the participants with a mailed letter with results. The results of the letter include red and white blood cell counts, cholesterol levels, a ...

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