NEWARK, NJ – “Get Your Health On” Expo, a free health event featuring health screenings, fitness demos, games, info and more, will be featured at the Freehold Raceway Mall on Saturday, January 31, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The event is sponsored by Centra State Healthcare System and Health Republic Insurance of New Jersey.

Participants will have the opportunity to have glucose levels, blood pressure and Body Mass Index (BMI) checked.  Centra State Fitness and Wellness Center demos will include CPR, Zumba, Belly Dancing, Body Combat, and Pilates, as well as a host of kids activities such as speed and agility testing and functional movement screening. Kids Zone Activities are also part of the day’s events.

 

Many healthcare professionals will be on hand to distribute information and answer questions, including those from the Star and Barry Tobias Health Awareness Center, Novo Nordisk Diabetes Center, the Visiting Nurse Association, the Center for Sleep Disorders, Centra State Cardiac Services, Stroke Awareness,  and many more.

Representatives from Health Republic Insurance of New Jersey will be at the event to answer any questions about health insurance, as the enrollment period for purchasing health insurance ends February 15.    

The event will take place in the Upper Level of the Macy’s wing. Door prizes, games, and surprises are in store for all who attend.