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Spring Health Fair In Calaveras

Mark Twain Medical Center will hold its 7th Annual Spring Health Fair on Saturday, March 26th, at Ironstone Vineyards in Murphys.

Mark Twain Medical Center Marketing and Business Development Manager Nicki Stevens was Wednesday’s KVML “Newsmaker of the Day”.

Dozens of community health groups and vendors will participate in this community event. Information will be available at the event on topics such as senior health services, nutrition, fitness and Diabetes.

A variety of free health screenings will be available including; body fat, physical fitness levels, colon cancer, stress levels, skin cancer screening, and metabolic screenings. Also, child fluoride varnish application kits, adult flu shots and chair massages are available for free.

Low cost testing and services include Blood Analysis ($45) and Bone Density Screenings ($10).

Stevens reminds those who want to participate in the blood draw analysis, to fast (don’t eat) after 10 PM on Friday March 25th.

“Each year we look forward to the privilege to work with our community partners to provide these vital health care services to our Calaveras County neighbors,” said Stevens.

For more information about the Spring Health Fair which runs tomorrow from 8 AM – Noon, call (209) 754-2564.

The “Newsmaker of the Day” is heard every weekday morning on AM 1450 KVML at 6:45, 7:45 and 8:45am.