St. Tammany Parish Hospital will hold its annual Fall Health Fair from 8:30 a.m. to noon August 26, 2017 at the Paul D. Cordes Outpatient Pavilion, 16300 Highway 1085, Covington.
The free event will offer numerous free health screenings for chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD), peripheral artery disease (PAD), carotid artery disease, blood pressure, flexibility and body mass index (BMI). Participants must check in no later than 11 a.m. for the free screenings.
Medical professionals will be available to discuss various health topics, including diabetes education, sleep apnea, stroke, breast health, wound care, proper hand washing techniques, tobacco cessation, CT/MRI, hospice and advance directives, nutrition and supplements.
Representatives from NAMI of St. Tammany will be available to discuss mental health issues and STPH Parenting Center will offer information on car seat safety.
For more information, call (985) 871-6080 or visit stph.org.