Emerson Hospital Hosts Family Health and Wellness Expo on May 4 in Concord


Includes Free Seminar “Rehabilitation and Cancer: What You Should Know” 

4/8/2019

Join us at Emerson Hospital’s annual Family Health and Wellness Expo on Saturday, May 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the hospital’s main campus located at 133 Old Road to Nine Acre Corner in Concord. The Expo will feature free health screenings and general health information, conversations with health and wellness experts, reiki, chair massage, face painting and more.  

Registration is required for the following health screenings:

  • Skin cancer
  • Lipid profile/cholesterol (with a 12-hour fast required)
  • Prostate specific antigen (PSA)
  • Thyroid stimulating hormone (TSH) screening
  • Hearing screening

Please call toll free 1-877-936-3776 to register for these screenings. The registration line is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week. 

No registration is required for blood pressure screenings, diabetes screening, bone density, oral cancer, pulmonary function, sun damage, vision screening, reiki or chair massage.   

During the Health and Wellness Expo, Emerson Hospital’s Center for Rehabilitative and Sports Therapies will host a seminar about “Rehabilitation and Cancer: What You Should Know”. Therapists will talk about how to safely exercise during and after cancer treatments, and the many benefits that physical activity provides.Various therapy methods will be highlighted to improve function and regain strength. A Q&A session with rehabilitation therapists will be available. The seminar will take place at 11 a.m. in the Cheney Conference Room near the main lobby of the hospital. No registration is required to attend this seminar. 
 
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