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LOUISIANA: Foundation, Church Sponsor Community Health Event


Times-Picayune (New Orleans) (02.09.12) - Thursday, February

"If You Care, Beware: Know Your Status" is the theme of a community health event being held from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. this Saturday at Little Mount Zion Baptist Church, 2200 Kenner Ave. in Kenner. In addition to HIV testing, blood pressure, glucose, and other health screenings will be offered at the free event, which is sponsored by the church and the A.P. Clay Foundation. Other groups scheduled to take part include the NO/AIDS Task Force and the St. Charles Community Health Clinic. For more information, contact Kywanda Clay at 504-223- 3587 or


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