Celebrate Healthy Living at a Family Health Fair in Sayre, Pa. June 7

Sayre, Pa. – Guthrie will Host an Obesity Prevention and Awareness Health Fair on June 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot and lobby of the Guthrie Weight Loss Center on Lockhart St. in Sayre, Pa.

The Guthrie Obesity Prevention and Awareness Health Fair will host family friendly activities, health screenings and demonstrations from Guthrie specialists and participating organizations. The health fair will feature informational seminars to learn more about healthy living and a information session presented by Tom Carman, Bradford County Coroner on “Common Prescription Drugs and Street Drugs in Our Area”

Parking is available in the main visitors parking lot on the Guthrie Sayre campus and a complimentary shuttle service to the Guthrie Weight Loss Center will be available. For more information visit www.Guthrie.org/HealthFair.

Health screens available at the health fair include:

  • BMI and weight circumference by Guthrie Weight Loss Center
  • Foot evaluation by Guthrie Podiatry (Elise Nelsen)
  • Blood pressure screening by Guthrie Cardiology
  • Diabetes Risk Assessmentby Guthrie Diabetes Center
  • Epsworth sleepiness scale by Guthrie Sleep Center
  • Dartfish movement analysis for runners by Guthrie Rehabilitation services
  • Lung Cancer Screening Pre-screen and smoking cessation information by Guthrie Cancer Center
  • Vision, glaucoma and cataract checks by Guthrie Specialty Eye Care

Family Friendly Activities and Demonstrations presented by:

  • Athens Township Parks and Recreation Commission
  • Athens Wesleyan Church - VBS Sports Camp
  •  Beachbody
  • Cornell Cooperative
  • Cub Scouts Pack 4018
  • Energizing Body Shop Spa and Therapeutic Massage
  • Girl Scouts of NYPenn Pathways
  • Greater Valley EMS - free helmet checks and bicycle safety
  • Horn Family Chiropractic
  • InspireFit - Piloxing and & PiYo
  • Obesity Action Coalition
  • Penn State Extension
  • ProCare Fitness - plank and battle ropes challenge
  • Russell Sprouts Farm
  • The Healthy Rainbow
  • The Nutrition Group
  • Tioga Tae Kwon Do
  • Valley Running Club
  • Valley Youth Soccer Association
  • Venture Crew 105 - climbing wall
  • Waverly Parks and Recreation
  • Waverly Police Department and Waverly School District - camouflage fitness
  • Weight Watchers
  • YMCA

Guthrie is a non-profit integrated health system located in north central Pennsylvania and Upstate New York, serving patients from an 11-county service area. Guthrie is comprised of a research institute, home care/hospice, hospitals in Sayre, Pa., Corning, N.Y., and Troy, Pa., as well as a multi-specialty group practice of more than 260 physicians and 130 mid-level providers in a regional office network encompassing sub-specialty and primary care sites in 23 communities throughout Pennsylvania and New York. Guthrie offers a wide range of services and programs designed to enhance the health and well-being of those it serves.