Health Screenings & Fairs

Blood Pressure and Diabetes Assessment/Risk Screening

When 
Wednesday 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
Roanoke Main Library - 706 S. Jefferson Street, Roanoke, VA 24016

Come by and see us at the Roanoke Main Library on Jefferson Street in downtown Roanoke for our Carilion Clinic Health Educators to take your Blood Pressure and Diabetes Assessment. For more information, please contact Janet (Diane) Hylton at 540-983-4073.

Blood Pressure Screening

When 
Wednesday 9:00 am to 10:30 am
Where 
Christiansburg Recreation Center - 1600 N. Franklin Street, Christiansburg

Carilion Clinic Health Educators offer Free Blood Pressure Screening to your Community. This Event occurs every second (2nd) Wednesday of the Month from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.

Please contact Shenika Dillard at 540-731-2027, with any questions and/or concerns you may have.

Infant Massage

When 
Thursday 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Where 
1906 Belleview Ave SE Roanoke, VA 24014

 

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Helping parents bond and improve the health of their new baby

Whether it’s grabbing at those little toes or rubbing their backs to soothe them, parents have always loved bonding with their newborns. But life can get hectic with a newborn and it’s important to make time for yourself and your baby.

Carilion Clinic Children’s Hospital is proud to offer a twoweek infant massage course for babies age 4 weeks to 1 year.

Beyond bonding, the course can also help with:
»» Stress relief (for babies and parents)
»» Growth and development
»» Gas
»» Symptoms of colic
»» Increasing parents’ confidence and sensitivity to baby’s signals and cues
»» Weight gain and neurological development in premature babies

Free Vein Screening Event

When 
Thursday 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Where 
Christiansburg Rec Center

If you have varicose veins, your legs may feel tired, restless, heavy, or crampy.  Standing or sitting may worsen your symptoms over time.  You may also experience night cramps.  Join our Carilion Clinic vascular surgeon for a free presentation and vein screening to determine your risk factors.  Please wear loose-fitting clothing-shorts are best.

Vein Screening

When 
Thursday 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Where 
Blacksburg Library

If you have varicose veins, your legs may feel tired, restless, heavy, or crampy.  Standing or sitting may worsen your symptoms over time.  You may also experience night cramps.  Join our Carilion Clinic vascular surgeon, Ashish Raju, M.D. for a free presentation and vein screening to determine your risk factors.  Please wear loose-fitting clothing - shorts are best.  Dr. Raju is a recipient of 2014 Best Bedside Manner Award from Our Health Magazine.

 

 

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