Health, Fitness & Wellness

World Braille Day Table

Check out our table in the lobby to learn about:

  • Assistive technology for the visually impaired
  • Braille! Come see and feel braille and adapted books! 
  • Have your name brailled for you!

Afterwards head to meeting room 3 at 1pm to learn about assistive technology and programs provided by the New Jersey State Library Talking Book & Braille Center

Health Information Table

 

Check out this week's Health Information table for materials about:

  • High blood pressure
  • Diabetes and living with diabetes
  • Eating with diabetes
  • how hypertension and diabetes affect each other. 

Afterwards head to meeting room 3 to recieve your FREE BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENING

[WALK-INS WELCOME] Diabetes Workshop & Blood Pressure Screenings

Get Pumped Up About Heart Health: Diabetes Workshop & Blood Pressure Screenings

The HEAL Team (Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School students) return to the library to share information about diabetes and hypertension, both of which impact blood pressure.

Following the program in the, there will be a physician conducting free blood pressure screenings, and students will be there to help calculate BMI and fat percentages