In recognition of Stroke Awareness Day, take charge of your health by particpating in an information packed Community Health Fair at Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital. Screenings will also focus on diabetes and heart disease prevention. Saturday, May 3, 2008
9 a.m. to 2 p.m.Location:
Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospital
1060 First Colonial Road
Virginia Beach, VA 23454
Sentara's health care team will provide numerous screenings for free:
Blood glucose check
Carotid artery check
Blood pressure check
Mammograms also are provided, but there is a charge, which may be covered by your insurance. Call 1-800-SENTARA to schedule an appointment for a mammogram.
Participants at the health fair can also relax with a chair massage or get information on a number of topics:
911 activation stations
Navigating the Web for health information
Participants have a chance to win door prizes, take home some free giveaways and watch a healthy cooking demonstration.
Call 1-800-SENTARA for more information on the event.