Public Invited to Viterbo Community Health Fair April 14

March 31, 2015

Contact Sue Danielson at 608-796-3806 or scdanielson@viterbo.edu

PUBLIC INVITED TO VITERBO COMMUNITY HEALTH FAIR APRIL 14

LA CROSSE, Wis. – Donate blood, get a massage, enjoy a healthy snack, participate in numerous health screenings, or learn about the many health resources in the La Crosse area at the annual Viterbo University Community Health Fair from 2–6 p.m. Tuesday, April 14 in the Amie L. Mathy Center for Recreation and Education.

The theme of this year’s event is “Your Life. Your Health.” The event is free and open to the public, and more than 60 local organizations are scheduled to attend.

“The annual Viterbo health fair is a great way to promote the many health, wellness, and safety options in our community,” said Sue Danielson, director of Viterbo’s health services and chair of the event. “I’m sure that everyone who attends will find the event very informative. There are displays, services, and screenings that will appeal to people of all ages and walks of life.”

The health fair will feature a BloodCenter of Wisconsin blood drive from 1:30–5:30 p.m., and participants can learn about allergies and treatment options, receive a spinal, blood pressure, blood sugar, or skin cancer screening, learn about organ donation, receive information on weight loss and weight management, healthy food and nutrition, and view numerous educational displays. Door prizes will also be awarded.

The event is sponsored by Viterbo University, the Viterbo University Student Government Association, and Saint Jude Hospice. For a complete list of activities, participants, and displays, visit www.viterbo.edu/healthfair.

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