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Wellness on Wheels Tour returning to county

Wednesday, August 10, 2011

The Women's Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Bus Tour will return to Clay County later this month, making a pit stop at the Clay City IGA Aug. 20.
The Women's Wellness on Wheels (WOW) Bus Tour will return to Clay County this month and in September.

The tour has added four more dates in Clay County, including:

* Aug. 20 -- Clay City IGA, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.,

* Aug. 27 -- Bowling Green Old Settlers Picnic/Community Center, 2-6 p.m.,

* Sept. 1 -- First Christian Church, Brazil, 2-8 p.m., and

* Sept. 17 -- Bowling Green 5K Run, 7:30 a.m.-noon.

The WOW Bus Tour is part of the Indiana University National Center of Excellence in Women's Health.

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 Tour 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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