SXU Annual Health Fair
Save the date!
The 11th Annual Health Fair will be free and open to the community.
Friday, March 21, 2014
8:30 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.
See what was offered at the 2014 Annual Health Fair:
- Free Screenings
- Free Massages
- Samples and Refreshments
- Giant Raffle
- Health Fair Scavenger Hunt
- Kids Corner and Face Painting
- Blood Drive
- Pre-register by calling 773-298-3592. Donate blood and receive a free pair of lounge pants.
- Cooking Demonstrations
- 9:30 a.m.
- 10:30 a.m.
- 11:30 a.m.
- 12:30 p.m.
- Medical Mobile Unit from the Hines VA Hospital will be on-site for all veterans!
- 15 Minute Exercise Classes
- 9 a.m. - Chair Yoga
- 10 a.m. - Chair Yoga
- 11 a.m. - Chair Strength Training
2014 Participating Health Fair Vendors
Education, support and resources for Crohn's disease and Ulcerative Colitis
|Accelerated Rehab Physical Therapy||Free injury assessments|
|Advocate Christ Center for Breast Care||Self breast exam demonstration and information about mammograms|
|Advocate Trinity Hospital||Cholesterol|
|American Kidney Fund||
Blood pressure and blood glucose checks
|Blue Cross Blue Shield/Mid American Group||Maximizing SXU employee health benefits|
|Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois||
Education about various health care options
|Chartwells Energy Zone||Healthy cooking demonstrations
9:30 a.m., 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m.
|Chiro One Wellness Center||Spinal screenings and chair massages|
|Christ Hospital Cardiac and Stroke Prevention||Information/consultation on heart disease and stroke prevention, oxygen saturation test|
|Cook County Department of Public Health||Information on tobacco, carbon monoxide breathalyzer screenings|
|Core Fitness and Physical Therapy/Beverly Spinning||Pilates and spinning demonstrations|
|Curves||Body fat and BMI testing|
Ask the Nutritionist?
Dr. Pandit Foot and Ankle Clinic
|Family Eye Physicians||Vision screenings|
|Five Start CPR and First Aid||Adult, child, infant, CPR, AED use, choking techniques, first aid|
|Greenwood Chiropractic Clinic||Computerized stress test|
|Heartland Blood Centers||Blood Drive|
Information for senior help
|Illinois Secretary of State: Organ and Tissue Donor Registration||
Organ donor education and registration
Emergency Response system for seniors, in their own home
|MetroSouth Medical Center||Bone Density Screening
Prostate Screening (blood draw - males 35 and over)
|Morgan Park Junior Women's Club||Providing A.N.D. - domestic violence literature|
|Overeaters Anonymous||Information on overeating|
|Running for Kicks||Shoe assessments - find the right shoe for you|
|Rush Alzheimer's Disease Center||Healthy aging tips for brain fitness|
|Sam's Club||Healthy samples, purchase a membership and receive a $10 gift card|
|Skaklee||Nutrition and green cleaning information|
|SXU Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders||Hearing screenings|
|SXU Health Center||Free flu shots
Fasting blood glucose screening and counseling
Blood pressure check and counseling
Weight/BMI measurement and counseling
|SXU Health Communications Class||Stress Assessment
Make-Your-Own Stress Ball
|SXU Ludden Speech Clinic||Speech and language screening for adults and children|
|SXU Nutrition Class||Diet Analysis|
|SXU Shannon Center Trainers||Three-minute cardiovascular step test and flexibility test, BMI testing|
|Tricoci University||Nail polishing|
|UFC Gym||Boxing demonstrations and fitness testing
|Walgreens||Healthy gift bags, information on vaccinations, physicals, and screenings|
Free samples and refreshments will be served from the following vendors: