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Wednesdays from 11am-2pm MAY 6th through OCTOBER 28th 
Children’s Hospital Concourse

Stop by Children’s Hospital Concourse on WEDNESDAYS between 11am-2pm for your fresh fruits and veggies!

What you’ll find:

Tomatoes, eggplant, sunflowers,  radicchio, zucchini, cabbage, beets, carrots, cucumbers, artichokes, spring onions, sugar snap peas, snow peas, radishes, herbs, lettuce, summer squash, garlic, broccoli, cauliflower, chard, new potatoes, fennel, fava beans, mixed flower bouquets, orchids, Japanese and Scarlet Queen turnips, radishes, spring greens including baby turnip greens, spinach, mustard and beet greens!  



Tuesday, May 6th 9am-1pm Women's Hospital Lobby

Tuesday, July 15th 9pm-12 am Women's Hospital Lobby ***Night Time Health Fair 

Tuesday, August 25th 12:30pm - 5:30pm Women's Hospital Lobby

Tuesday, October 6th 10am-3pm Women's Hospital Lobby

 Stop by the Women’s Hospital Lobby for a check of your blood pressure, cholesterol, weight, BMI and more!

You can find information about:

  • Injury Prevention
  • Health Source***CHAIR MASSAGES!
  • UNC Center for Women’s Mood Disorders
  • Tobacco Cessation
  • Hearing Screenings Group
  • UNC HCS Healthy Heels Employee Wellness Program
  • AND MORE! 


Don’t forget to check out the Blood Pressure Stations we have at the following locations:

Occupational Health Lobby

Hedrick Building, Ground Floor Atrium

Eastowne Building 500, outside of Exercise Room


You can check your Blood Pressure, Pulse, Weight, BMI, AND More! You can even create an account to track your results overtime!  

Do you want to quit smoking or other tobacco use? The time is now! 
Enroll now in the Tobacco Free Tar Heels, a  FREE tobacco use treatment program for UNC Health Care employees and their families*
Participants receive an initial assessment, treatment plan, weekly follow-up, and up to three months of tobacco cessation medication AT NO COST. This program is sponsored by UNC Health Care and provided by the UNC Nicotine Dependence Program and the UNC HCS Healthy Heels Employee Wellness Program. For more information or to enroll, please contact Barbara Silver at (919) 445-5358 or e-mail
Remember that State Health Plan (SHP) members who are tobacco free or who are participating in a tobacco cessation program by July 1, 2011 are eligible to enroll in the Standard 80/20 Plan.


*Family members listed as covered dependents under the SHP are eligible for the Tobacco Free Tar Heels program.


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