Promoting healthier living is the theme of Saturday health fair in Prince George’s

Need ideas about how to live a healthier lifestyle? Prince George’s County Council member Obie Patterson (D-Fort Washington) has scheduled a free health fair from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Southern Regional Technology and Recreational Complex, 7007 Bock Rd., Fort Washington.

The Kappa Foundation of Fort Washington, the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission, Prince George’s County Health Department, and local community organizations are among the participants.

“We can fight the impact of health disparities and improve access to quality and affordable health care in our community, with continued outreach and education,” Patterson said in a statement.

Many of Prince George’s nearly 1 million residents are uninsured or underinsured, and suffer disproportionately from diabetes, heart disease, high blood pressureand obesity.

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