September 21, 2016 Prosser, WA- October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month and on October 6th from 7:30-11am, PMH Medical Center in Prosser will hold its annual Think Pink Health Fair. This is a FREE event, open to both women and men. Attendees are encouraged to wear their pink and bring a friend. The health fair provides breast health information and several screenings and tests will be offered. Screenings include: blood sugar and blood pressure checks, bone density screenings, pulmonary function tests and body mass index (BMI). A lipid panel (HDL, LDL, Triglycerides), valued at $126.00 is also offered but requires a 10-12 hour fast prior to blood being drawn. Healthy snacks and beverages will also be served.
Did you know that after the age of 40, women no longer need a physician referral for mammography? PMH Medical Center offers digital mammography screenings year round. To learn more about the Think Pink Free Health Fair on October 6th or to learn more about digital mammography services at PMH Medical Center, visit www.pmhmedicalcenter.com