Speare hosting Health & Wellness Fair

PLYMOUTH — Speare Memorial Hospital, in coordination with the Central New Hampshire Public Health Network and members of the Central New Hampshire Health Partnership, is hosting its annual fall Community Health & Wellness Fair on Saturday, September 28 from 8 – 11 a.m., at Speare Memorial at Boulder Point, located off Tenney Mountain Highway in Plymouth.

The purpose of the annual fair is to help community members access screening tests they might otherwise put off due to costs or accessibility, and also educate the community about the health services available right in their own backyard.

The lineup of services and information for September 28 include:advance directives, blood pressure checks, bone density, cancer awareness, cholesterol/glucose (12 hour fasting recommended), dental screenings, diabetes and nutrition, facial screening for sun damage, hearing screening with an audiologist, mental health, physical therapy and balance checks, RehabFIT Medical Fitness and choice physical therapy, respiratory screening, vision screening, sleep lab information, substance abuse prevention: Rx and OTC Drug Safety, Tdap Clinic: Vaccine will be available to anyone 19 years of age or older who has not previously had vaccine.

All screenings and services are free and open to the public. No advance reservations are necessary, but some screenings will offer scheduled time slots which can you can sign up for once you arrive. For questions or any additional information call Speare Memorial Hospital's Office of Community Relations at (603) 238-6468.