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Wed February 22, 2006
Free Health Screenings to Curve Unhealthy Trend
By Marco Grajeda
Las Cruces, NM – Across the border region, obesity rates in the last decades have gone up consistently. As a result health problems like high cholesterol and diabetes are more common among younger residents. As KRWG's Marco Grajeda reports, to curve the problem locally the Wellness Center at NMSU is offering a one-time free health screening this afternoon.