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Leadville 9Health Fair This Saturday, April 11
NEWSFLASH . . . Based on the most current research findings, the 9Health Fair Medical Advisory Committee has determined that fasting is not require (optional) for blood screenings. Yes, that’s right, if starving yourself before the annual blood draw has been the major deterrent for you not taking charge of your health, then cross that excuse off your list and mark this on your calendar!
Leadville’s 9 Health Fair is this Saturday, April 11, 2015. The fair will be held at the Lake County Intermediate School from 7 a.m. – Noon.
There are some changes to the Leadville health fair which serves 400 -500 people every year. 9Health Fair attendees may notice that some of the screening costs have increased by $5, the first increase in over 15 years. Attendees can pre-register at www.9HealthFair.org.
This year’s Leadville 9Health Fair participants can expect the following health screenings this year: Colon Cancer Screening, Blood Pressure, Body Mass Index, Pulmonary Cardiac Risk Factor Screening, Ask a Provider, Spine Screening, Pharmacy Questions, Physical Therapy, Diabetes Education, Bone Health, Foot Screening, Hearing Screening, Nutrition Information, Sleep Apnea Screening, Pulse Oximetry Screening, and Skin Screening.
Please take note that attendees should also bring last year’s 9Health Fair lab results with them in order to take full advantage of the fair’s assessment services available.