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Methodist Hospitals to Hold Spring Community Health Fair

Apr 27 08:00 AM - 10:30 AM

Methodist Hospitals - Southlake Campus - Merrillville

Health

Methodist Hospitals


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Methodist Hospitals is holding a Spring Community Health Fair offering free stroke screenings and smoothies. Blood tests will include Blood Glucose, Cholesterol, HDL, LDL and PSA for men. A 12-hour fast is required for blood tests. Stroke Risk Assessments will include blood pressure, body mass index and a medical history and risk factor questionnaire. Foot screenings will also be offered by podiatrists.

Free Smoothies will be offered to all attendees. Tours of the newly reopened and only Gamma Knife Center in the region will be offered. Conditions treated by the Gamma Knife Perfexion technology include single or multiple metastatic brain tumors, vascular malformations, malignant brain tumors such as gliomas, benign brain tumors including meningiomas, acoustic neuromas and pituitary adenomas. Facial pain known as Trigeminal Neuralgia can also be treated by the Gamma Knife. Free raffles and giveaways will also be offered while supplies last.

The Health Fair will be held on Saturday, April 27, from 8 to 10:30am at Methodist Hospitals, Southlake Campus, Pavilion B, located at 200 E. 89th Avenue, Merrillville, IN. Registration is recommended by calling 1-888-909- 627 or register online at MethodistHospitals.org.


Venue

Methodist Hospitals - Southlake Campus

101 E. 87th Ave.

46410

Merrillville

Indiana

Country: us


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