The annual Community health fair is coming next Thursday. The Red River Council on Aging urges everyone to come by and get your blood pressure checked. The information is free. There will be a small charge for blood work.
Vendors include home health, Christus Coushatta Health Care Center, rehab centers, LaChip, Acadian On Call, hospice, medical technology, among others. The MLK Health Center’s dietitian will be offering obesity counseling and they will be performing B.M.I. tests.
Christus Coushatta Health Care Center will offer blood tests including a Lipid Profile including cholesterol and the Comprehensive Profile that includes sodium, potassium, protein and other components of your blood. There is a modest charge for the blood work.
Get information on staying healthy Thursday April 26th at the Community Health Fair. The location is the Council on Aging 1824 Front Street. Hours are 8:30 am until noon.