Susan G. Komen North Jersey - Free Women’s Wellness Expo

Susan G. Komen North Jersey and the Passaic County Department of Health and Board of Chosen Freeholders are partnering to present a free Women’s Wellness Expo. The event, which will be “a women-focused event with activities for the whole family,” is focused on providing free access to health screenings and encouraging women and their families to embrace a healthy lifestyle.

New York radio host, publisher, motivational speaker and author Joan Herrmann will be the official Program Emcee and a special guest speaker. Joan created, hosts, and produces the radio show Change Your Attitude…Change Your Life (CYACYL) that airs on New York’s WOR 710 AM and streams on iHeartRadio.

Highlights of the 2018 Women’s Wellness Expo include free clinical breast exams, glucose, blood pressure, cholesterol, BMI, vision, dental/ oral, foot screenings, cardiovascular testing, genetic testing, HIV testing and BCAT cognitive screening. Presentations and Q&A sessions by medical professionals will include Breast Cancer 101: Everything You Need to Know; General Breast Health 101; A Metastatic Breast Cancer Patient Journey/Pfizer’s Story Half Told; Understanding Medicare and Medicaid; Genetic Testing/ High Risk Programs; and Making Healthy Lifestyle Choices. In addition, there will be exercise and fitness advice and demonstrations, nutrition guidance, entertainment, and a special Kids Zone.

For more information on timing, presentations/speakers and activities, call 908-277-2904, email cure@komennorthjersey.org, or visit www.komennorthjersey.org/EXPO.

The 2018 Komen North Jersey Women’s Wellness Expo is generously sponsored by TAPinto.net (Presenting Media Sponsor); Aetna, Amerigroup, Atlantic Health System/Cancer Care, Maximilian Communications LLC/CYACYL, Horizon Blue Cross Blue Shield of New Jersey (Anchor Area Sponsors); GE Healthcare, Pfizer Oncology, St. Joseph’s Health, St. Mary’s General Hospital and WellCare Health Plans (Speaker Sponsors); and BERGEN Magazine, Celgene, Myriad Genetics, NJ CEED, OUTFRONT Media, Pure Balance Center and RWJBarnabas Health (Wellness Sponsors).

Contact Information
  1. 9082772904
  2. cure@komennorthjersey.org
Sat, September 29
10:00 am — 4:00 pm
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Susan G. Komen North Jersey and the Passaic County Department of Health and Board of Chosen Freeholders are partnering to present a free Women’s Wellness Expo. The event, which will be “a women-focused event with activities for the whole family,” is focused on providing free access to health screenings and encouraging women and their families to embrace a healthy ...

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