St. Francis Spring Health Festival

May 13, 2011

 

St. John’s – St. Francis Hospital will host the annual Spring Health Festival 8 a.m. – 12 p.m. Saturday May 14 at Mountain View Community Center, 125 East 1st Street in Mountain View. The festival will include free screenings, assessments, health information, and demonstrations.

Health assessments:

  • Lipid profile (Includes Cholesterol, Triglycerides, and HDL (fasting required for 6-12 hours))
  • Complete blood count (Checks for anemia, infection, and chronic inflammatory process)
  • Blood Glucose Check (Measures the amount of glucose in your blood)

Additional tests will also be available.

Class demonstrations:

  • PIYO
  • Zumba
  • Arthritis Class
  • Tai Chi

Also, attendees can receive laminated medication cards including dosage and frequency if they bring a list of their current medications.

The 2nd Annual St. John’s – St. Francis 5K and One Mile Family Walk will also be taking place Saturday May 14. The 5K will begin at 8 a.m. while the One Mile Family Walk will begin at 8:15 a.m. at the community center. Please arrive early to register in person before the race begins. Registration cost is $5 per entry which includes a t-shirt.

For more information about these events, please call (417) 934-7090.

 

Media Contacts

Sonya Kullmann
Berryville, Branson, Cassville, Lebanon, Mountain View, Rolla, Springfield, Aurora
Phone: 417-820-2426