Spring into good health with the Grand Valley Health Fair

The 2014 all local Grand Valley Health Fair is on March 21 and 22 from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at the Two Rivers Convention Center.

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2014 Grand Valley Health Fair Screenings and Info List

·         Ask a Pharmacist – bring a list of prescribed, over the counter medications and supplements for review by pharmacist and to discuss medication interaction, vaccination and more.

          Body Mass Index Screenings

          Cholesterol Screening

          Cancer Prevention and Detection

·         Diabetes Education and Screening

          Foot Screening

·         Hearing Screening

          Heart Disease Risk and Symptom Education

          Mammography Education

·         Memory Screening

          Oral Health Screening

·         Pulse Oximetry Screening

          Spinal Screening

          Stroke Education

          Talk to a Health Professional

          Vision Screening

          Vital Signs Screening

 

New features at the Health Fair

Healthy Mesa County

Visit our booth to receive a personalized health plan using your lab results from the Health Fair and highlight simple changes you can make to improve your overall health.

Childrens Health and Safety

Explore the many community supports and services that exist for parents, learn how to increase the joy and decrease the stress of parenting, and get tips on how to make your home a safe and healthy environment in which your children can learn, play and grow.

Built Environment

Interact with maps and local experts to find out more about how things like sidewalks, air quality, and the location of schools and grocery stores affect the health of individuals and whole communities.

Social & Emotional Well-Being

Visit the Social-Emotional Wellbeing section of the 2014 Grand Valley Health Fair to discover ways to de-stress, relax, and feel good about yourself! Various local agencies will offer fun, hands-on activities such as massage, breathing, art projects, sensory activities, and more!

 Access to Health Care

The GVHF offers many free and low-cost screenings, on-site health professionals to answer your questions, and materials to educate you on health topics A-Z, an easy way to access the resources you need to get you and your family on the path to healthier living.

 

All this and more at the Grand Valley Health Fair – March 21 and 22nd  Two Rivers Convention Center, 10:00 am to 3:00 pm. 

 

GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. The 2014 Grand Valley Health Fair is right around the corner, and officials are urging us all to spring into good health.

The health fair offers 17 free health screenings, hands on activities for all including children, plus tips and information on health resources, nutrition, fitness, activity resources, children's health and safety and ways to de-stress, have fun and more.

Anyone that participated in the low cost blood screenings in the weeks before the fair may pick up their results at the fair and visit with a health professional.

Grand Valley Transit has joined in efforts to help everyone get to the fair by offering free rides to the convention center. Simply tell your driver you're going to the health fair and they'll take you to the convention center, free of charge.


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