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Women's Health and Resource Fair - Today, Sunday November 15


Stadelman event offers free health services for women, today, Sunday, November 15 from 1 to 4 PM

Stadelman event offers free health services for women

November 14, 2015

For Immediate Release

ROCKFORD -- Women can obtain referrals for free mammograms and screenings for cervical cancer, free flu vaccinations, blood pressure readings, Body Mass Index (BMI) calculations and more at a Women's Health Fair being presented tomorrow by State Senator Steve Stadelman.

Other free services include blood-glucose and cholesterol testing, pulse oximetry measurements, reflexology and message therapy. Complimentary refreshments and children's activities also are being provided for the event.

Where: YMCA Log Lodge, 200 Y Blvd., Rockford

Stadelman was inspired to coordinate the health fair after meeting Dr. Sandy Goldberg, a breast cancer survivor and television health and nutrition commentator in Chicago. Dr. Goldberg founded A Silver Lining Foundation, which strives for equal access to respectful and dignified cancer screening and diagnosis regardless of socioec…