September 16 and 17 from 8:30 to 11:30am
The Utah County Health Department will once again be offering the Celebration of Light health event for women between the ages of 40-64 years old on September 16th and 17th from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. to promote cancer awareness and free screenings. Free and low cost screenings such as breast exams, pap smear and mammogram vouchers will be offered (cost based on income guidelines -- please call for an appointment and information on these services). Also available without appointment: free skin cancer screening, vision screening, hearing screening, body mass index checks, blood pressure checks, fasting glucose checks and bone mass checks. Join us for incentives along with fun, relaxing activities and educational booths. Appointments are necessary for some screenings, so please call 801-851-7031. The event will take place at the Utah County Health and Justice Building at 151 S. University Ave. in Provo. Sponsored by the Utah County Health Department and the Utah Cancer Action Network (UCAN).
The Utah County Health Department is committed to promoting the health of our community by preventing avoidable disease and injury by monitoring the health of our community, responding to public health emergencies, and assuring conditions in which people can be healthy. For information on UCHD programs or services, please visit www.UtahCountyHealth. org or call 801-851-7000. You can also now follow the UCHD at www.FaceBook.com/uch ealth, www.instag ram.com/UtahCountyHealthDept a>, www.twitter.com/uchd, or www.pinterest.com/uchd< /a>. The UCHD is a partner with Utah's Public Health Departments.