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Wellness on Wheel Bus Tour returning to county

Thursday, June 23, 2011

The Women's Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Bus Tour will return to Clay County Tuesday, stopping by the Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center.
The Women's Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Bus Tour -- as part of the Indiana University National Center of Excellence in Women's Health -- will be coming back to Clay County.

The bus tour will make stops at the following locations:

* Tuesday, June 28 -- Linking Education to Adults, Adolescents and Preschoolers (LEAAP) Center, 3-8 p.m.,

* July 7 -- Clay City Fair, 4-8 p.m.,

* July 14 -- Church of Christ (Clay City), 2-8 p.m.,

* July 18 -- Clay County 4-H Fair, 2-8 p.m.,

* July 21 -- Clay County 4-H Fair, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., and

* July 28 -- Bowling Green (Community Center), 3-8 p.m.

Four to five women may be scheduled per hour. Appointments are preferred and begin at the top of each hour. Walk-ins are accommodated as space permits.

Each woman will receive a thank-you gift along with a supply of free women's health educational materials.

The WOW Bus provides an educational session about Pap smear screening, and each woman will receive a free mini-physical that includes height, weight, blood pressure, Body Mass Index (BMI) and a glucose screen.

Time on the bus is approximately one hour.

To schedule an appointment, women may call Lynn Baldwin at 1-877-847-0023, or e-mail labaldwi@iupui.edu. More information may also be accessed at www.facebook.com/iucoewomenshealth.

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