If you want to achieve a healthy lifestyle and be the best you can be then the 2013 HealthFest is the place to be. The HealthFest, a FREE community event produced by the Nampa Chamber of Commerce, held at the Nampa Civic Center on March 16th from 9:00 am to 3:00 pm is one you don’t want to miss. There is something for every age group from infants to seniors.
With approximately 60 exhibitors, the HealthFest focuses on all aspects of health. Exhibitors range from healthcare professionals to community organizations. The event will cover the full spectrum of health-related sectors which includes local hospitals, physicians, nutritional advisers, chiropractic, physical fitness, vision, hearing, dental, care for the aging, and mental health care.
Free immunizations and screenings will be available for all ages. Screenings include mammogram, prostate/PSA, bone density, blood glucose (9am - 12pm, fast for 8 hours), *heart/stroke cholesterol (9am - 12pm, see below), osteoporosis, lung capacity, body fat analysis, blood pressure, vision, hearing, spinal, balance, facial skin analyzer, and Chinese tongue diagnosis.
*Heart & Stroke Cholesterol blood test: Reservations requested but not required. Fast for 8 hours prior. Available from 9am - 12pm. Email the following information to Trish Grohs, Saint Alphonsus, firstname.lastname@example.org: Name, Address, Phone Number, DOB, and preferred time of appointment. You will be sent a confirmation.
Adults can enjoy free chair massages. The kids will love participating in fun activities and walking thru the inflatable digestive track, learning how what goes in…..must come out :)
This year, the men will be able to enjoy the “Man Cave” where the guys can participate in competitive XBox games, receive fitness and postural assessments, and learn about men’s health. PSA & Prostate exams will be available from 9am - 2pm)
This family friendly event has something for everyone. Sessions on living a healthy life style to interactive children’s activities, games, prizes, and "Ask the Doc" sessions will be available throughout the day.
Come join us at the 2013 HealthFest on March 16th, 9:00 am to 3:00 pm at the Nampa Civic Center….and remember it’s FREE!