Come out and learn ways to support a healthier you. Learn to be the healthy person you deserve to be!
Promoting good health awareness and encouraging participants to assume responsibility for their own health are the goals of the Age Strong, Live Long Healthy Lifestyle Expo. This amazing expo is a free one day event set for Friday, February 26 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Concord Senior Center, 2727 Parkside Circle in Concord.
The expo will provide information about services, resources and products that benefit older adults, their families and caregivers. A free tote bag will be distributed to the first 500 attendees. Over 40 vendors and service providers will offer valuable information to seniors and family members.
We’ll be offering participants the opportunity to sample juiced fruits and vegetables provided by Gurnick Academy of Medical Art’s Nursing Students. Other information sessions will be available depending on the hour of the day such as an informative presentation by Dr. Leonard Chuck, MD, PhD on healthy aging: “Better, Stronger, Younger: Don’t Get Old”, and “Make Room For Sugar: What is Diabetes” are scheduled at 10 a.m. and 11:30 a.m.
Various health screenings and services will be provided by Gurnick, Diablo Clinical Research and Senior Helpers, including cholesterol blood pressure, memory, heel scans and massages. For more information about this amazing expo, please visit www.cityofconcord.org/healthfair.