Sixth Annual Community Health Fair to be Held on October 16

Brooksville, Florida (August 13, 2010) – The Sixth Annual Community Health Fair will be held, as always, at the Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582, 14494 Cortez Boulevard, from 10 am to 2 pm on October 15, 2010. Over 60 local health care businesses share information, give demonstrations, and provide free health screenings to the community at this event. In addition, seasonal flu shots and pneumonia shots will also be available provided by Maxim Healthcare (cost is $30 for seasonal flu and $50 for pneumonia).

Attendees may sample complimentary items from local food establishments. Live music and entertainment is provided for the entire family.

Attendees will also be eligible to win a large Flat Screen TV, a three-day, two-night trip for two, and a $100 savings bond.

Free parking is also available. For more information about the health fair, contact Denise at 352-544-5206.

Presenting sponsors include Brooksville Elks Lodge 2582, LLC, Brooksville and Spring Hill Regional Hospitals, Oak Hill Hospital, and Nature Coast Community Health Center.    Media sponsors include Hernando Today, WWJB 1450 AM,, News Channel 8 On Your Side, and the Tampa Tribune.  

Major sponsors include:  

•    Eye Centers of Florida – Dr. Srin Dutt
•    Florida Cancer Institute – New Hope
•    Gulf Coast Spine Institute
•    Heartland of Brooksville
•    Hernando Heart Clinic
•    Hernando Orthopaedic & Spinal Surgery – Dr. Michael Higgins
•    Spring Oaks/Forest Oaks The Grande
•    Summit Imaging