Stories tagged with: day of dance

February 22, 2014 - 7:53pm
27 weeks 2 days ago

Genesis Healthcare hosted their annual Day of Dance at the Colony Square Mall on Saturday.

The event aims to educate visitors about heart health while giving them a chance to get up and get moving through dance. Guests were able to talk to area cardiologists while being scanned for various heart related diseases. The tests were free of charge.

"Today people could come in and get glucose, lipid profile screened , their BMI, their blood pressure, their spirometer, their PAD...

February 22, 2013 - 6:23pm
1 year 27 weeks ago

Genesis Healthcare is hoping to bring awareness to your heart while having a little fun.

The annual Day of Dance will take place Saturday at the Colony Square Mall. The day offers residents a chance to learn about heart health by receiving free screenings. Diabetic screenings will also be offered. There will also be higher level heart and vascular screenings for one hundred dollars that's beneficial to people at the risk of suffering a stroke.

"We start screening...

February 25, 2012 - 6:09pm
2 years 27 weeks ago

It's the largest health event in Southeastern Ohio...

Saturday, Genesis held its annual "Day of Dance For Your Health" at Colony Square Mall. Marketing and Media Relations Manager Holly Voltz said the event focuses on education, as well as prevention.

"You come in, you get all your screenings, your preliminary screenings, then you've got those cardiac experts there, that sit and look at those screenings with you, and actually say 'Here's your game...

February 26, 2011 - 7:31pm
3 years 26 weeks ago

As I sat down to have my glucose tested I watched as hundreds of people did the same, it is part of the Day of Dance ran by Genesis Healthcare System. This day gives the community a chance to enjoy entertainment while learning about their own physical condition

Testing your body mass index gives you an idea of where your weight lies as in if you are normal, obese or extremely obese.

Your body mass index also gives you an idea of your risks for stroke, diabetes, high blood...

February 21, 2011 - 6:50pm
3 years 27 weeks ago

Looking for a fun weekend activity while learning about your overall health? The 5th annual Day of Dance event may have the answer for you.

Sponsored by the Spirit of Women program, the Day of Dance at the Colony Square Mall offers residents a chance to learn about heart health and free heart screenings while of course, having a little bit of fun.

"We provide education but then we also try to bring that fun component in so that we can show individuals that they can remain...

February 27, 2010 - 5:59pm
4 years 26 weeks ago

Genesis Healthcare System is hoping residents will dance their way to good heart health.

The Day of Dance brought people to the Colony Square Mall in crowds to get free screenings, speak with physicians and watch the foot-tapping dance performances. With heart disease being the leading cause of death in the united states... Hospitals across the country initiated a day of dance to get people active.

"We know that it helps improve your heart health in many ways, not only...

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