April 11 2016
BOH Holding Burlington Community Health Fair
The following is a release from the Burlington Board of Health:
The Burlington Board of Health will be hosting their second annual Burlington Community Health Fair on Saturday, May 7 from 10 am- 1 pm at the Burlington High School Gymnasium. The Health Fair is sponsored by Lahey Hospital and Medical Center and will provide an excellent opportunity for residents to discover the health and wellness services available in their community.
The health fair will include over 30 exhibitors covering a wide range of health and wellness services for people of all ages. There will be educational information, health screenings, fitness demonstrations, chair massages, and other wellness services. Educational information will be provided on nutrition, food safety, gardening, fire safety, poison prevention, and other social services. Health screenings will include blood pressure, body mass index, facial sun damage, digital spinal screenings, and balance assessment. Fitness and group exercise and cooking demonstrations will be conducted. All screenings and services are provided free.
In addition to the above, all guests will receive 25 chances to win more than 15 different free raffle items including gift baskets, gift cards, one month of free yoga classes, a summer Fit Club membership, and many more.
Rides will be available for Burlington Seniors to the health fair. Interested seniors should call 781-270-1950 to arrange transportation. For more information on the health fair, please call the Board of Health at 781-270-1955.