State Fair Community College nursing and health sciences students will sponsor a free public health fair from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 5 in the Thompson Conference Center in the Heckart Science and Allied Health Center on the Sedalia campus.

The students will present information on more than 20 health topics such as nutrition and physical fitness, mental illness and depression, sexually transmitted diseases, injury and violence prevention, tobacco and substance abuse, and more.

The free health fair is part of Healthy People 2020, a national initiative that challenges individuals and communities to take steps toward good health.

For more information, contact nursing instructors Addie Courter at (660) 596-7382 or or Rhonda Jetmore at (660) 596-7330 or


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