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9Health Fair: March 16th – May 5th, 2013

9 News Health FairFebruary 17th, 2013 – The 2013 9News Health Fair is coming to 140 locations across Colorado starting on March 16th and running through May 5th.  The 9News Health Fair will serve over 90,000 people across Colorado.

This annual event has become a favorite for people looking to get fairly comprehensive lab work done at a fraction of what it might cost elsewhere. Many people get the screenings done and then take the results in to review them with their doctor.

You must be at least 18 to participate and they take checks and credit cards at most sites in the Denver metro area. Reminder: Be sure to drink plenty of water before going to make it easier for them to draw blood.

Low Cost Adult Screenings:

  • $30 Blood Chemistry Screening – information on your blood sugar (glucose), cholesterol,triglycerides, liver, kidney, bone and muscle function and may show warning signs of diabetes,heart disease and other concerns
  • $15 Blood Count screening, which checks the health of your blood
  • $40 Vitamin D screening, which measures your baseline Vitamin D level
  • $25 Hemoglobin A1C screening that gives you and average blood sugar level over the past 2 to 3 months
  • $25 Prostate Specific Antigen (PSA) screening for men, which checks for prostate issues and cancer
  • $20 Colon Cancer Screening Take Home Kit, which checks for colon cancer

Free Screenings for Children:

  • Ask Medical Questions/Get a Referral for Adults and Children
  • Autism Screening for Children Ages 16-30 Months
  • Blood Pressure/Pulse Screening
  • Developmental Milestone Screening Ages 1 Month-5 Years
  • HeartSmartKids Screening – Height/Weight/Body Mass Index
  • Hearing Screening for Children Ages 4 Years and Older
  • Oral Health Screening and Education
  • Lions KidSight Screening Ages 2-10 Years
  • Stress Assessment for Families and Teens Ages 15 Years and Older
  • Vision Screening for Children

More Screenings:

  • Basic screenings
  • Rheumatoid Arthritis
  • Gluten Sensitivity Screening (Blood Draw)
  • Hepatitis C (Blood Draw)</option>
  • Ask a PharmacistBody Fat Skinfold Screening
  • Body in Balance
  • Bone Health Screening
  • Breast Screening
  • Foot Screening
  • Hearing Screening
  • Cardiac Risk Assessment
  • Lung Function Screening
  • Memory Screening
  • Metabolic Syndrome Screening
  • Nutrition Screening
  • Oral Health Screening
  • Pap Smear Screening
  • Prostate/Testicular Screening
  • Pulse Oximetry
  • Skin Screening
  • Spinal Screening
  • Stress Management Screening
  • Screening Information Booth
  • Vision & Eye Health Screening
  • Adult Immunizations Provided by Partner Organization
  • 9Health Topic Presentation
  • Sleep Apnea Screening
  • Mobile Mammography (FREE)

Screenings offered at each location may change based on medical professional availability, please check the website before you attend the 9Health Fair.

For more details on the basic and optional screenings please visit the 9 News Health Fair web page. Want to help? Volunteer!

{ 5 comments… add one }
  • Gail W. Robinson February 27, 2013, 10:43 am

    I’m very thankful for the 9 news health fair and the affordable tests given. I have been to the fair for the past three years and find they are very well organized and good at what they do. The blood draw has people of various degrees of experience but my experience has been positive and there was a experienced person there to help if needed. Thank you nine news and all the people that take their time to make this happen.

    • Mark Erickson February 27, 2013, 2:10 pm

      Me too! It’s a wonderful community outreach project that has helped so many people. Remember to drink plenty of water before you go, as being well hydrated helps make the blood draw process easier. Thanks Gail!

  • joyce jackson April 18, 2015, 5:02 am

    Thx for having this fair yearly

  • Christie Greer May 10, 2017, 7:31 am

    I have always gotten notification by mail of upcoming 9 Health Fair but seem to have been overlooked this year. Sadly the opportunity has passed. Can I be notified next year of dates and locations please? Thank you, Christie Greer

    • Mark Erickson May 10, 2017, 8:24 am

      You can find the link to locations here and you might want to put a note on your calendar to check early next year, so you don’t miss out. Thank you!

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