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McLeod Loris Seacoast Offers Annual Health Fair & Screenings to Improve Community Health

(1/09/13) - McLeod Loris Seacoast will hold a Health & Wellness Fair from 8:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. Saturday, January 19, 2013. This year’s event will be held at North Myrtle Beach High School located   on Sea Mountain Highway in Little River. 

This year’s Health & Wellness event includes a wide variety of free health screenings and medical information.  Representatives from McLeod Loris Seacoast and local physician offices will be on hand to discuss and share information on the following:

• Diabetes
• Heart health
• Women, children and infant services
• Dementia
• Preventive care and wellness information
• Information on hospital programs and services
• Diet and nutrition information
• Smoking cessation
• Hypertension
• Cancer nurse navigators
• Pain Scale (VAS) Score education
• CPR education
• Air Reach, Heart Reach & Child Reach

Some of the free screenings include:  
• Hypertension/Blood pressure checks
• Diabetes/Blood sugar
• Peripheral arterial disease (PADnet)
• Bone density
• Sports injury and flexibility screenings
• Thyroid cancer screenings
• Skin cancer screenings
• Lung capacity screenings
• Pulse oximetry
• Car seat safety checks
• BMI screenings and nutrition counseling
• Shoe wear and gait analysis
• Stress tests

Health fair participants include:  
• McLeod Family Medicine Seacoast
• McLeod Internal Medicine Seacoast
• Southern Medical Associates
• Pee Dee Cardiology Associates
• McLeod Sports Medicine
• McLeod Heart and Vascular Institute
• McLeod Pulmonary & Critical Care Seacoast
• Seacoast Neurology Associates
• McLeod Loris Seacoast Radiology
• McLeod Radiation-Oncology
• McLeod Orthopedics Seacoast
• McLeod Loris Seacoast Respiratory Care Services
• McLeod Loris Seacoast Cardiac Rehab
• Pee Dee/Coastal Safe Kids
• McLeod Behavioral Health
• McLeod Loris Seacoast Infection Control
• McLeod Loris Seacoast Diabetes Management
• McLeod Rehabilitation Services

And other medical professionals offering an array of health information and services.

To learn more about this year’s Health & Wellness Event, you may contact Outreach Services at McLeod Loris Seacoast at 843.390.8326.

The information on this site is intended to increase your awareness and understanding of specific health issues and
services at McLeod Health. It should not be used for diagnosis or as a substitute for health care by your physician.
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