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Fair Haven Community Health Care: Good health during COVID-19

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Fair Haven Community Health Care has been serving the Greater New Haven community for nearly 50 years.  They offer patient-centered health care at seven main care sites, from New Haven to Branford, and additionally at seven school-based health centers in New Haven and East Haven.

From Fair Haven Community Health Care, Chief Medical Officer Dr. Benjamin Oldfield joins us to discuss good health in the time of COVID-19.

The following are covered:

  • Importance/availability of testing
  •  Importance of the three W’s: Wash your hands, wear a mask, watch your distance/6 feet social distance
  • How to safely remove a face mask
  • How to wash a reusable face mask
  • Other factors that support a healthy lifestyle during COVID: getting enough sleep, eating healthy, getting safe outdoor exercise, etc.

Fair Haven Community Health Care offers free COVID Testing, Monday-Friday from 9 am- 4:30 pm, regardless of symptoms or patient affiliation. Call 203-871-4179 for an appointment at 374 Grand Avenue, New Haven location.

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