Health Screenings

Health & Fitness Expo Health Screenings

Flu shots will be offered at this event for $15, while the following screenings will be offered free of charge:

Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Screening
The Society for Vascular Surgery recommends screening of all men aged 60 and older and women 60 and older with cardiovascular risk factors such as smoking, high blood pressure, high cholesterol, emphysema or obesity. Men and women who are 50 and older with a family history of AAA, should also be screened.  
Bone Density Screening
The National Osteoporosis Foundation’s guidelines state that women over 65, younger post menopausal women who have any of the osteoporosis risk factors, as well as those with specific fractures. However, men are also at risk for Osteoporosis as they age - especially if they have some of the Causes of Osteopenia or Osteoporosis.
Blood Pressure Screening
Check your blood pressure at least every 2 years starting at age 18. It’s important to check your blood pressure often, especially if you are over age 40.
Body Mass Index (Height/Weight) Screening
Body Mass Index (BMI) is a number calculated from a person's weight and height. BMI provides a reliable indicator of body fatness for most people and is used to screen for weight categories that may lead to health problems.
Foot Screenings
This diabetic foot screening will check for pressure spots, decreased circulation and provide attendee with education on how to keep his/her feet healthy.
Balance and Strength Test
This screening will check to see if a person has average strength and balance.