The YMCA wants to be your partner in helping you achieve good health as well as fitness. First step? Be sure that you know some where you personally stand on some key indicators of health. The YMCA partners will local health providers to bring you top quality health assessments and the education to be certain that you understand what your numbers mean! The YMCA then goes further to offer programs that address these health risks and chronic disease. See below for upcoming screening dates.
Osteoporosis Education and Screenings
Novant Health Osteoporosis Clinic and Novant Health FMC Orthopedics Fragility Fracture services will be presenting FREE educational programs about Osteoporosis and fragility fracture prevention, our target audience are women and men who are 50 years of age or older, however all are welcome to attend. After the presentation we will also be performing bone density screening exams with an ultrasound heel scanner.
|Date||Time||Branch||Branch Contact||Phone Number|
|Tuesday, October 10, 2017||9:00am-12:00pm||Davie Family YMCA||Luke Harris||(336) 751-9622|
|Friday, October 20, 2017||11:45am-2:00pm||Yadkin Family YMCA||Amanda Hurley||(336) 679-7962|
|Monday, November 13, 2017||9:00am-12:00pm||Stokes Family YMCA||Tiffany Boyles||(336) 985-9622|
|Tuesday, November 28, 2017||10:00am-1:00pm||Fulton Family YMCA||Corey Beers||(336) 661-1093|
|Thursday, December 7, 2017||10:00am-1:00pm||Alexander County Family YMCA||Christy Harrington||(828) 632-2232|
Know Your Numbers Screenings
Make 2017 the year that you take control of your personal health. Join Novant Health for free screenings that will assess your values for:
- Body Mass Index (BMI)
- Waist Circumference
- Blood Pressure
- Cholesterol (Total, Good, Bad)
- Hemoglobin A 1 C
We will also help you to identify ways to improve your numbers and/or stay on track throughout 2017!
Screening dates and times coming soon