Published: Mar 14, 2013 10:05 AM EDT


The Parish nurses in Lee County have organized several free health fairs in Fort Myers starting this weekend.
They offer a number of different health screenings.
Here today to tell us more is Karen Lee, a parish nurse from Peace Lutheran Church.




Saturday, March 16th:                 King’s Way Christian Center, 2016 Kismet Parkway, Cape Coral, 9 AM-1 PM


Friday, March 22nd                      Zion Lutheran Church, 7401 Winkler Rd., Ft. Myers, 10 AM – 2 PM


Saturday, April 13th:                    Faith Presbyterian Church, 4544 Coronado Parkway, Cape Coral, 9 AM –  1 PM


Door prizes and healthy snacks will be provided and each health fair will hold wellness screenings for:  Alzheimer’s disease, balance, blood pressure, diabetes, foot health, hearing obesity, oxygen levels, skin cancer, sleep apnea, spinal alignment, vision.  The Parish Nurse Program is working with Right at Home, Shellpoint and Lee Memorial Health System.