Men’s Health Fair draws record crowd

The 23rd annual Men's Health Fair set a record last weekend, drawing 850 5119MensHealthFair310x153 men to the event. Of those, 407 had labs drawn, with 28 found to have elevated PSAs. Another 91 had high cholesterol and 84 had elevated glucose; 96 men had low testosterone and 13 had abnormal thyroid levels. Also, 329 pounds of food was collected and donated to the Wiregrass Area United Way Food Bank. Thank you to the six physicians who participated from Urological Associates, the NeuroSpine Center and Southern Clinic, and to the 75 volunteers who helped.

In the photo, Wendy Press, Cardiac Rehab, measures the body fat analysis of a health fair participant.