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Home News Monday is Senior’s Celebration Day & Healthy Living Day at the New Mexico State Fair
Paul Rhien
505-470-2290 Office

Monday is Senior’s Celebration Day & Healthy Living Day at the New Mexico State Fair

September 11, 2017 - Public Relations - Healthy Living

The New Mexico Department of Health, New Mexico Aging and Long-Term Services Department announce Seniors’ Celebration Day & Healthy Living Day on Monday, September 11th at the New Mexico State Fair at Expo New Mexico.

The agencies are working together to promote healthy living for seniors and all New Mexicans through Main Street displays and information booths from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., including:​

  • Free health screenings (blood pressure readings, body mass index measurements and medication reviews)
  • General dental screenings
  • Flu and pneumonia shots
  • Adult Falls Prevention
  • Chronic Disease Prevention and Control
  • Alzheimer’s and Dementia Program
  • NM Conference on Aging
  • Medicare and Medicaid insurance providers
  • and other valuable statewide programs and resources

Exhibits will connect New Mexicans to vital community resources and services that can help them stay healthy and independent.

Admission to the NM State Fair is $2.00 all day Monday, with free general parking available at Gate 8 (Louisiana Blvd & Lomas Blvd NE).

The New Mexico State Fair runs Sept 7th – 17th at EXPO New Mexico. For more information, visit the State Fair - Expo New Mexico webpage.

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Lunes es el Día de Celebración para Adultos Mayores y Vida Saludable en la Feria Estatal de Nuevo México