Back-to-school health event set Saturday

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) - An assortment of health services will be available Saturday in Memphis at a back-to-school family health event.

The program runs from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. CDT at the University of Tennessee Health Science Center Student Alumni Center. Offerings include free dental, vision and blood pressure screenings; free immunizations by the Shelby County Health Department; free preschool physical exams; free lunch for students ages 18 and younger; employment opportunities; and free backpack with school supplies for the first 1,000 participants.

The center is located at 800 Madison Ave.

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