Pa. Health Department offers free screenings at Capitol

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (WHTM) – The state Department of Health is marking World Diabetes Day and Diabetes Awareness Month today by offering free health screenings for cholesterol, blood sugar, and blood pressure in the Capitol Rotunda.

Local chefs will share healthy recipes and free samples during the event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The keynote speaker will be former Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker Kendall Simmons, who was diagnosed with diabetes during his NFL career.

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