Pbville Pedalers First Race on Sunday
The Lake County High School mountain bike team, the Pbville Pedalers, will compete in the first race of the season on Sunday, September 9 in Nathrop at 10 a.m. Please consider coming down to watch them and cheer them on!
RMFP Health Fair This Saturday
This Saturday, September 8 the Rocky Mountain Family Practice (Dr. Lisa’s Office) will hold its annual Adult/Children Health Fair from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
The health fair gives residents an opportunity to take advantage of low cost blood screening for cholesterol, prostate, thyroid,
diabetes, anemia and chemistry.
The event will provide some great health care checks for children, including low cost FLU SHOTS and vaccines (they are also able to bill insurance), dental screenings, fluoride application, including car seat checks, and some fun and games, including a bouncy house & games and a bicycle rodeo!
It will also be a great opportunity to have your child talk to an emergency responder, including the ambulance/fire truck/sheriff’s office/Leadville Police and a visit from the Flight for Life Helicopter.
Additional benefits for adults will include oxygen checks, scoliosis checks, BMI, blood pressure screening, blood sugar checks, blood lead screenings, diabetic counseling, mental health information, physical therapy Q & A, spiritual health and reiki information.
REMEMBER . . . for blood draws, please fast for 12 hours unless you are diabetic, take all meds as normal and drink plenty of water.
So come on down and take advantage of these low-cost/no-cost screenings. Take charge of your health – for you and your family! Rocky Mountain Family Practice is located at 735 Highway 24 South in Leadville, CO 80461.