Scores flock to Central Bank health fairRosaline Francis of Cancer Support Services pinning a ribbon on Carlon Watts. (Kenmore Bynoe)
Fri, May 18, 2012 - 12:01 AM
THE CENTRAL BANK OF BARBADOS staged a well attended health fair at Cathedral Plaza yesterday.
With booths set up by several health entities, Barbadians from all walks of life, and Central Bank members of staff, availed themselves of the information provided.
The Royal Barbados Police Force Band provided beautiful strains of music for the occasion while healthy delicacies from food guru Marion Hart tempted the nose and satiated the palates.
The Royal Barbados Police Force provided information on illegal drugs and the paraphernalia used, while personnel from the Psychiatric Hospital discussed the effects of stress on the human body.
Cancer Support Services and the Hope Foundation provided data on various types of cancer and on lupus, while the Insurance Corporation of Barbados provided information on its products. (KB)
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