2011-06-09 / Health

Healthy Living With Style Health Fair planned June 15

Adults of all ages may take advantage of free health screenings, information and exhibits at the Healthy Living With Style Health Fair on June 15 at the Atrium Plaza Hotel, Houghton Lake.

Sponsored by MidMichigan Health Park – Houghton Lake and MidMichigan Medical Offices – Roscommon, the event will run from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. It is open to those 18 years old and older and registration is requested by calling the MidMichigan Health Line toll-free at (800) 999-3199. The Atrium Plaza Hotel is located at 9285 West Lake City Rd., Houghton Lake, Michigan.

Activities include free health screenings, including blood pressure, blood glucose, glaucoma, osteoporosis, hearing and feet screenings. A $10 cholesterol screening (lipid panel) will be offered by appointment by calling the Health Line.

An “Ask the Provider” booth is also planned with the topics of skin cancer with Roberto Viguilla, M.D., family medicine; stroke prevention with Kevin Denlinger, D.O., family medicine; foot screening with Tish McGuire, F.N.P., family medicine and osteoporosis prevention by June Stefanko, F.N.P.

Other information and exhibits planned include information on cardiac care, diabetes, eating and drinking properly, home care and home medical equipment, physical therapy, sleep disorders and stress management. Door prizes and giveaways are also planned.

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