News Releases 2008

LETU to Host Free Health Fair Feb. 5

Tue, Nov 4 2008

More than $400 in medical testing services will be available free of charge to the Longview community at the Get it Together health fair from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009, at the Solheim Arena on the LeTourneau University campus, 2100 Mobberly Ave.
The free Get it Together health fair will emphasize the importance of making lifestyle changes to improve overall health and well-being. This community outreach event encompasses the whole person, mentally, physically and spiritually.  
Free medical lab tests include complete lipid profiles and glucose testing. Other free services include blood pressure testing, pulse oximetry screening, fitness assessments, spinal exams, vision and glaucoma screening, hearing screening, nutrition and diet counseling, exercise and yoga counseling, massage therapy, Drug and alcohol prevention, and abstinence education. The community will also have a chance to visit with their local pharmacist and the National Marrow Donor Registry.
For more information, call Shela Dawson in the Student Services office at (903) 233-4445.