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5Health Fair events happening in Colorado Springs and Cañon City Saturday

Posted: 10:06 PM, Apr 27, 2018
Updated: 2018-04-28 00:06:25-04

At KOAA 5 we believe everyone has a right to know about their overall health and be able to catch potential problems early. So once again KOAA News 5 has teamed up with the 9HealthFair to promote healthy living in Southern Colorado. 

For your convenience, you can pre-register and skip the registration line at the 5Health Fair you wish to attend. You can also pre-pay for any low cost screenings you wish to take. Just go to  www.9healthfair.org , find your fair, then click register.

Locations and dates of 5Health Fair events:

April 28 – 7:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • Evangelical Free Church, 3000 E. Main St., Cañon City

April 28 – 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

  • Mission Medical Center, 2125 E. LaSalle St., Colorado Springs

Here is a list of just some of the most popular screenings:

  • Blood Chemistry Screening – This screening provides baseline information on 28 levels including: cholesterol, glucose, thyroid, kidney, hearth disease and more.
  • Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA)
  • Hemoglobin A1c Screen for Diabetes
  • Colon Cancer Screening Kit
  • Blood Pressure
  • Height/Weight/Body Mass Index (BMI) Screening

Additional Screenings – Availability Varies by Location

  • Ask a Pharmacist
  • Body Fat Skinfold Screening
  • Body in Balance Screening
  • Bone Health Screening
  • Breast Screening
  • Diabetes Risk Assessment Education
  • Foot Screening
  • Hand Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Health Topic Presentation
  • Cardiac Risk Assessment
  • Adult Immunizations Provided by 9HealthFair Approved Partners
  • Lung Function Screening
  • Memory Screening
  • Metabolic Syndrome Screening
  • Nutrition Screening
  • Pap Smear Screening
  • Prostate/Testicular Screening
  • Pulse Oximetry Screening
  • Skin Screening
  • Sleep Apnea Screening
  • Spinal Screening
  • Total Wellness Zone
  • Vision & Eye Health Screening
  • Hepatitis C