Columbus Y to host health fair Wednesday

September 22, 2012 7:31:17 PM

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The Downtown Branch of the Frank P. Phillips YMCA will host a community Health Fair Wednesday, Sept. 26, from 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at its facility at 602 Second Avenue N. 

 

Services provided during the health fair include: 

 

n Information on preventive health education and foundational nutritional requirements 

 

n Free screenings, including blood pressure, blood sugar, bone density, body mass 

 

n Information concerning chiropractic services and massage therapy 

 

n Glaucoma, visual acuity testing 

 

n Insurance guides 

 

The goal of the event, which is free and open to the public, is to provide those who attend with information to help establish a healthier lifestyle.  

 

Among the participants are Baptist Memorial Hospital-Golden Triangle, CONTACT Helpline, Linda Warnat-CMT, Saum Chiropractic, Galloway-Chandler-McKinney, Robert's Apothecary, East Columbus Lions Club, Humana and the YMCA. 

 

For additional information, contact the downtown Y at 662-328-7696.