Men's health fair scheduled June 4

Event co-sponsored by Ball, Health Department

May 26, 2011

County Council Chairman Calvin Ball and the Health Department are co-hosting the county's third annual men's health fair June 4.

The event will run from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Howard High School in Ellicott City.

"The goal is to increase the awareness of ongoing health topics related to men and provide prevention and detection opportunities as well as resources for living a healthy lifestyle to attendees," according to a news release.

The health fair will include free screenings for blood pressure, body mass index, prostate cancer, kidney evaluations, bone density, glaucoma, vision, skin irregularities and more..

Various health care organizations, insurance providers and fitness companies will be on hand to provide additional health information and resources.

Lindsey McPherson

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