Health Screenings

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)
  • Triglycerides
  • Glucose
  • 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