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.
Health Screenings & Fairs
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.
Come and join our Carilion Health Educators for this event that is specifically for seniors. They will be doing blood pressure checks and BMI checks. Carilion Trauma Services and Rehab will be there as well as different vendors from the community providing education.
Come and join our Carilion Health Educators for "wellness at the market" - they will be offering blood pressure checks and nutrition education.
There will be a Community Event for Seniors at the Roanoke's Main United States Post Office on Rutherford Avenue across the street from the Berglund Center. Come by and see what our Health Educators have to offer.
Don't miss the 2015 Women's Lifestyle Expo sponsored by Carilion Clinic. Meet our team of health care experts and community partners for information on skin care, stress relief, wellness, safety, and more. Be inspired by our patient testimonial "show-off" and look for giveaways throughout the day.
Top door prize: $500.00 New River Valley Mall shopping spree (register at expo entry table)
Experts, consultants, and product vendors will be available for: Skin care, Stress relief, Exercise and wellness, Family planning, Financial planning, Lifestyle tips, Home Decor and crafts, Women's and family health, Dance demonstrations, Jewelry and much more!
Carilion Clinic Health Educators will have a booth set up at the Senior Fun & Health Fair Day from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm and will have the prize wheel and be doing diabetic assessments.
For further information, please contact the Salem Civic Center.
Carilion Clinic Health Educators offer free blood pressure screenings to your community.
This takes place at Booker T. Washington National Park, meets the second Saturday of each month from April thru November at 10:00 am. For more information contact Carilion Health Educator, Gail Nordhaus at 540-484-8569.