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Health survey comes to town

Saratoga County one of 15 in U.S. to take part

Health technician Steve Trumbore sets up Rob Redman of Schenectady on a bone densitometer in one of three trailers set up for the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey in the parking lot of TEC-SMART in Malta.
Photographer: Marc Schultz
Health technician Steve Trumbore sets up Rob Redman of Schenectady on a bone densitometer in one of three trailers set up for the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey in the parking lot of TEC-SMART in Malta.
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Future statistics about what Americans eat, their blood counts and even how well their taste buds and noses function will draw on information being collected over the next couple months from Saratoga County residents. The National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, a program of the federal Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, has set up shop in a suite of four specialized trailers outside Hudson Valley Community College’s TEC-SMART building on Hermes Road. About 350 ...


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