Riverview Medical Center Presents New Year New You Event On January 31

Contact:Elizabeth Dobis

Riverview Medical Center Presents New Year New You Event On January 31

Start the New Year off right with free health screenings including, blood pressure, cholesterol, body composition and bone density, nutrition lectures and fitness information

It's easy to get off track of a normally healthy lifestyle during the holiday season but with a little help from Riverview Medical Center you can get right back on track! Join us in the Blaisdell Auditorium located at 1 Riverview Plaza, Red Bank, on Saturday, January 31 from 10:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. for New Year New You, an informative and fun health fair complete with free screenings, speakers, and fitness and nutrition tips.

A nutrition lecture will be held at 11:00 a.m. and will include the top 10 Health Strategies for a New Year and a New You. Conducted by a Registered Dietitian, this informative discussion will address meal planning, healthy shopping and cooking, tips on eating out, dietary supplements, and more in order to make 2009 a healthier year for you and your family. Then, join us at 12:00 p.m. for a workshop on how to better handle stress during these tough economic times. Additionally, important information on keeping bones and joints healthy and safe in the winter months as well as fitness strategies will be provided.

Please call 1-800-DOCTORS to register for this free event.

Riverview Medical Center, a member of the Meridian Health Family, is a non-profit community hospital located in Red Bank, New Jersey, providing health care programs and services in all major medical disciplines, including maternity; oncology; orthopedics and rehabilitation; general, neuro, thoracic and vascular surgery; cardiology; renal dialysis; diabetes management; and emergency and critical care services. Riverview's Booker Cancer Center is an affiliate of the renowned Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, and Riverview is home to the only fully accredited acute comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation center in Monmouth County. In addition, its Women Center and Childbirth Center specialize in the full spectrum of needs for the body, mind and spirit. For more information about Riverview Medical Center and Meridian Health, please call the Meridian Health Line at 1-800-560-9990 or visit www.riverviewmedicalcenter.com.