Each February, we offer our Healthy Heart Fair at Oakwood Mall in Eau Claire. More than 1,000 people attend the annual event for free screenings, health education information and fun events for kids.
Cholesterol and blood pressure screenings are offered by professional health care workers. Physicians discuss the latest technology in your heart care. Staff at more than 25 booths give out materials on how to eat better, quit smoking and start exercising.
A close-up view of an open-heart surgical suite shows participants an insider's look at the tools and technology needed to perform a coronary artery bypass.
Children dance to music to exercise, and all ages enjoy touring an ambulance.