Grover C. Dils Medical Center is sponsoring its 15th Annual Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday May 14 from 8 to 11 a.m. at the Caliente Fire Station, 970 Front Street.
Over 30 booths will be occupied, distributing health and wellness information to the local residents of Lincoln County.
“Dixie’s Regional Flight for Life Crew, Sunrise Hospital, Meadow Valley Pharmacy and RSVP are among some of the regular participants that will be at the health fair, said Melissa Rowe, Chief Operating Officer at Grover C.
Dils.“This year we are adding Nevada Organ Donor Network, A Caring Hand and two education sessions,” Rowe added. “One of these sessions will be on diabetes, the other on coping with dementia in our friends and loved ones. We are excited holding the health fair and enjoy giving back to our community.”
Free blood pressure and blood sugar checks will be provided. There will also be a variety of blood draws offered for a reasonable fee, including diabetes testing, prostate screening, thyroid, CBC and lipid profile. Lipid profile/comprehensive requires 8-12 hour fasting.
Refreshments, prizes and free giveaways will also add to the fun of the day.