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August 16, 2012 - 2:54pm

UMMC holds Health Fair Saturday at Summer in the City

posted by Billie Owens in batavia, Summer in the City, UMMC.

At Summer in the City this Saturday, United Memorial Medical Center will have a Health Fair featuring free health screenings, giveaways, raffles, refreshments, information and more.

It will take place from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. under the tent at Cary Hall, located at 211 E. Main St. -- near the car show.

Bring your kids and grandkids!

Jeremy Newman of WBEE 92.5 will have a live remote broadcast from 2 to 4 p.m.

The free health screenings offered are for blood pressure, blood glucose, total cholesterol. Also, men's prostate health checks will be available from 2 to 4 p.m.

Community partners for the event, which will be there with giveaways and information, are:

  • Genesee County Sheriff's Office
  • Genesee Veterans Support Network
  • Community Action
  • County Department of Health
  • Lovey's Imagination Station
  • UMMC Infection Prevention
  • Summit PT and OT
  • UMMC Cardiac Rehab
  • UMMC Foundation
  • Healthy Living
  • Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center
  • Maternity
  • Fidelis Care
  • Dr. William Guthringer
  • GC Office for the Aging
  • VNA of WNY
  • NYS Public Service Commission
  • Genesee ARC
  • Jerome Senior Apartments
  • Cornell Cooperative Extension
  • MVP
  • GCASA
  • Homecare and Hospice
  • Dr. Irene Burns
  • Allergy Advocacy Association
  • Justice for Children Advocacy Center
  • ProcAir and UMMC Sleep Services
  • Crossroads
Jason Crater
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Wahoo! Prostate Health Checks in a tent! Sign me up!

Billie Owens
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Maybe you could take advantage of this opportunity, then share the experience with Jeremy Newman's listeners. That way, more guys will go the tent and get the screening, especially since it's free. Right?!

Gary Spencer
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I am so there! I'll even video tape it and put it on youtube!

but seriously folks (guys!) prostate exams are vey important and can save your life!!!

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Gary, thanks, but no thanks. I know you mean well but I'm not sure this would be the right way go.

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