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For a Healthier You

ALEXANDRIA, VA (September 20, 2013) – Inova Alexandria Hospital is hosting its annual health expo on Wednesday, October 9 from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. at the US Patent and Trademark Office, 600 Dulany Street, Alexandria.

This event is free and open to the public.

health fairThis year’s Health Expo will feature:

Seminars and Interactive Demonstrations

  • 10:45 a.m. – Cooking Healthy Demonstration

A fun and interactive demonstration on healthy cooking.

  • 11:30 a.m. – Staying Heart Healthy

Join us for a panel discussion about ways to make simple lifestyle and nutrition changes to improve your heart health. Learn about medical treatment options that can reduce you

Health Screenings

  • Blood pressure
  • Body mass index

Health and Wellness Booth: Talk with hospital staff about cancer awareness and prevention, back pain, cardiac health, heartburn, nutrition, joint health, and more!

Find a Physician Have the opportunity to meet our primary care physicians and find one to care for you and your family’s needs.

Inova Alexandria Hospital is committed to keeping the community well and providing the tools and resources needed to achieve health, wellness and fitness goals.

            Registration is preferred, but not required. Call 1-855-My-Inova (855-694-6682) or visit inova.org/expo

 

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About Inova
Inova is a not-for-profit health care system located in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, serving over two million people with over 1,700 licensed beds based in Northern Virginia. Inova consists of five hospitals including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care unit. Inova encompasses many health services including the nationally and internationally recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) on genomics, Inova Neuroscience Institute and Inova Children’s Hospital. Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research. More information and statistics about Inova is at www.inova.org.