Senior health fair planned

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Valley Hospice and the YMCA Wellness Center at St. John Arena, 3151 Johnson Road, Steubenville, will join forces to host a senior health fair from 8 a.m. to noon on July 24 at the YMCA. Various health screenings will be provided free of charge. In addition to the free screenings, Trinity Health System will be on site offering its community blood screening (Chem. Panel, TSH, Lipids, CBC) for $40. HBA1C is available for $15 and Vitamin D for $20. The event is open to the public, and admission in free. For information, call Valley Hospice at (740) 859-5650 or toll-free at (877)-HOSPICE. Making preparations for the event are, from left, Abby Shemasek, YMCA chief operating officer; Lori Jones, YMCA business manager; and Chris Orris, Valley Hospice community liaison.