Contact Us

United Supermarkets To Host Free Health Fairs At Amigo’s Locations This Weekend [AUDIO]

David McNew/Getty Images

On Friday’s edition of Lubbock’s First News, Robin Hawkins, director of Health and Wellness for United Supermarkets, talked with Tom Collins and Laura Mac about some upcoming health and wellness events.

This Saturday, January 4th, health fairs will be held at all Amigo’s locations for 11 AM to 3 PM. The fairs will feature onsite health screenings, such as blood pressure, cholesterol and glucose screenings, as well as free flu shots. Hawkins added that the fairs will also help explain the stores NuVal system, a rating system to help shoppers select healthier items. All fairs are free of charge.

United has some other upcoming events to promote health and wellness. The Build a Better Basket Expo will be held January 11th and 12th at all Market Street locations. Hawkins explained that at the expo, shoppers will be able to sample new creations and pick up tips for healthy eating and shopping. United also offers free diabetic and healthy eating tours that shoppers can sign up for online.

Listen to the full interview with Robin Hawkins here:

Audio clip: Adobe Flash Player (version 9 or above) is required to play this audio clip. Download the latest version here. You also need to have JavaScript enabled in your browser.

You can also listen on your iPhone, iPad and other mobile devices by following the link below:

KFYO Robin Hawkins 01/03/14

Be sure and tune in to Lubbock’s First News with Tom Collins and Laura Mac weekday mornings from 6 AM to 8:30 AM on NewsTalk 790 KFYO and online at KFYO.com.

Best of KFYO

Recommended For You

Best of the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://kfyo.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Not a member? Sign up here

Sign up for KFYO Advisory Board quickly by connecting your Facebook account. It's just as secure and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive KFYO Advisory Board contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.