Minnesota State University, Mankato’s College of Allied Health and Nursing is honoring those who serve and those who have served America by making a variety of dental and health services available to veterans and active military members next week.

During the event, the dental hygiene clinic in the Clinical Sciences Building is offering reduced fees for dental hygiene services to veterans and active duty military members. Services offered include free dental exams, x-rays, and fluoride for those who purchase a cleaning. Appointments are available Tuesday from 1:00 to 8:00 p.m. For information on fees and to schedule an appointment, call 507-389-2147.

In addition, MSU-Mankato’s Center for Communication Sciences and Disorders is offering free hearing screenings and free cognitive screenings for any individuals who are having difficulty paying attention, remembering information or who have any history of head injury. No appointment is necessary. For more information about free hearing and cognitive screenings, contact Megan Mahowald, associate professor and department chair, Department of Speech, Hearing and Rehabilitation Services, by phone at 507-389-1415 or by email at [email protected].