Colorado Springs Health Partners held their 4th annual health screenings fair at the CSHP center in Briargate Saturday morning.
It's estimated more than 400 people came out to the fair which offered everything from blood tests to hearing screenings, mammograms and pat smears.
"A lot of people put... more »
Doors opened at 7am at the Palmer Ridge High School for the Southern Colorado Health Fair.
People started lining-up around 6:30 am to take advantage of the 37different types of free and low-cost screenings and tests.
During the fall, parents can bring along their kids to receive the... more »
It's that time of year again when health fairs are in full swing.
Come join News 5 at the Southern Colorado Health Fair being held today at Palmer Ridge High School in Monument. It's the perfect place to come and get free and low cost health screenings.
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DENVER (AP) - Colorado's new state budget that took effect last week cuts millions from cancer-screening and prevention programs that doctors say save lives.
The cuts include more than two-thirds of the budget for the Colorado QuitLine for smokers. The cuts also include a $1.6 million cut to the... more »
Let's face it, not too many people like going to the doctor's office for a check-up, let along getting blood work done. Most importantly, many elements of a doctor's visit can be costly, especially if you do not have insurance.
Southern Colorado Health Fair's, which run over a several week... more »
This morning we were at the Masonic Center, one of today's sites for the Southern Colorado Health Fairs.
Over three hundred people were in attendance and fair goers started lining-up at 6:15 a.m. Doors, however, did not open until 7 a.m.
The fair offered about two dozen different types... more »
Southern Colorado Health Fairs are in full swing, but if you plan on going, there are a few things you need to keep in mind to prepare.
Here's a checklist of what you will need to know before you go:
1. You have to be 18 years or... more »
Walgreens and AARP have begun offering free health screenings in Pueblo, Pueblo West and Canon City.
Six health tests valued at $140 -- bone density, cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, waist circumference and body mass analysis -- will be given free in Pueblo through Aug. 29.
It's part of... more »
Six health tests valued at $140 -- bone density, cholesterol, glucose, blood pressure, waist circumference and body mass analysis -- will be given free in Colorado Springs and Pueblo over the next two weeks.
It's part of the AARP-Walgreens Wellness Tour. It takes about 25 minutes to complete all... more »