Family Health Fair
2801 DeBarr Rd Anchorage, AK 99508
Come to our FREE Family Health Fair featuring lab tests, blood pressures, biometrics, health education, mini seminars, activities for kids, demonstrations and more!
Free Biometric Screenings: Annual biometric screenings can provide valuable insight on current and potential medical issues, and risk for chronic preventable diseases. Please PREREGISTER for lab work – no fasting required. You may then have your blood test competed anytime between 8 am and noon on Saturday, May 6.
• Lab Work (NO FASTING REQUIRED) - Lipid Panel (Total Cholesterol, HDL, LDL, Triglycerides) and HbA1c (average blood sugar)
• Blood Pressure & Pulse
• Height, Weight & BMI (Body Mass Index)
• Waist Circumference
• % of Body Fat
• The Importance of Organ Donation - Donna Brahaney
• Your Health on Trails - Nicolette Dent
• Biometric Screening: Understanding Your Results - Ruth Townsend, MS
• And more!
Relax with a Chair Massage. Attend the Food Demo with Jennie Grunert, RD, LD, CDE, and sample Mediterranean Style Quinoa Salad. Visit with the pups from ARHFF Pet Therapy. Check out our daVinci Surgical Robot and experience robotic surgery. Enjoy the smooth sounds of jazz guitar with musician Bob Parsons.
Kids are invited to bring their doll or plush toy for a checkup at Alaska Regional’s Stuffed Animal Clinic, where friends get the “beary best” care. Be a Germ Fighter and wash them away with the Glitterbug Hand Hygeine station. Aspiring doctors can pose for photos as Dr. Kid. Try out the “Drunk & Dangerous” Remote Control Car. Play educational games such as Spin Smart Nutrition or Exercise and Clever Catch Nutrition Ball.