The Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training invites members of the public to its health fair at the Ministry’s Constitution Road, St. Michael headquarters on Thursday, October 31, beginning at 10:00 a.m.
There will be booths set up by companies addressing various health topics, including mental health, endometriosis, menopause, contraception methods, erectile dysfunction, and prostrate health.
Health care products will also be on display and there will be free blood sugar and blood pressure checks conducted by nurses from the Barbados Community College.
Additionally, students from the Barbados Vocational Training Board and the Frederick Smith Secondary School will be offering manicures, pedicures and massages to ministry staff and visitors.
Some of the other activities include cooking demonstrations on how to prepare healthy foods; tai chi and ‘wuk-up’ workout sessions. Healthy drinks will be on sale and there will be prizes and giveaways during the event.