3rd Annual Maywood Multicultural Farmers Market to feature health screenings.

The market will also feature entertainment, gardening advice, tips about cooking low-fat, nutritious foods, free samples, methods to lower tension and reduce weight, fun exercises and information on the link between diet and blood circulation pressure and hidden unwanted fat in foods. Medical students will offer free blood circulation pressure checks, blood-glucose level screenings and obesity awareness through the health fair. ‘The Maywood Multicultural Farmers Market will help us to prevent disease and to build healthy diet plan among area families, many of whom are at risk for life-threatening conditions such as for example diabetes, obesity, heart disease and high blood pressure,’ said Hatchett, a public wellness researcher who has worked for more than a 10 years at reducing racial and ethnic health disparities..Dr. Falk is currently a professor of medication in the gastroenterology division at the University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, along with co-director of the GI physiology laboratory. Dr. Falk is known, on a national and international level, for his work relating to the early recognition and avoidance of Barrett's esophagus and esophageal cancers. AGA recognizes Howard L. Taubin, MD, a practicing gastroenterologist at Gastroenterology Associates, p.c., Stratford, CT, an affiliate marketer of Bridgeport Medical center, for his accomplishments in personal practice. Since 1973, Dr. Taubin has served numerous roles at Bridgeport and offers been a fundamental element of the institution's gastroenterology section, serving for several years while chief, and an integral faculty in the gastroenterology fellowship system since its inception.