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Community Health Day is a time when Morristown Medical Center joins with the faith-based community and other local organizations in a celebration of wellness and family fun. Now in its 24th year, the event will feature free health screenings, including blood pressure, cholesterol, glucose, HIV, oral cancer and more. We’ll also have live music, raffle prizes, Zumba demonstrations and children’s activities, among other entertainment. Community Health Day, which is funded by the Foundation for Morristown Medical Center, takes place on Saturday, September 7 from 9:00am to 1:00pm at the Headquarters Plaza Complex, located at 2 Speedwell Avenue in Morristown, NJ. If you would like to join a walkathon to the event, please arrive at 8:00am at Goryeb Children’s Hospital (Franklin Street entrance).

Blood Pressure Programs and Screenings


Education and prevention can keep you and your loved ones healthy. We invite you to take advantage of the programs, support groups and screenings available. Adults 65 and older who are looking to stay well with age may benefit from events labeled “New Vitality.”
 
Blood Pressure and Glucose Screening
Learn your numbers and how to reduce your risk for heart attack and stroke. This program is free and registration is not required.
 
First Friday of every month, Noon to 3:00pm
Parsippany ShopRite, 808 Route 46, Parsippany, NJ
 
Second Friday of every month, Noon to 3:00pm
ShopRite of Bernardsville, 93 Morristown Road, Bernardsville, NJ
 
Third Friday of every month, Noon to 3:00 pm
ShopRite of Wharton, 314 Route 15, Wharton, NJ
 
Fourth Friday of every month, Noon to 3:00pm
ShopRite of Greater Morristown, 178 East Hanover Avenue, Cedar Knolls, NJ
 
Smoking Cessation
Receive the support and guidance needed to quit smoking in six weeks. This group is free and open to all adults in the community, but registration and a smoking assessment are required to participate.
Carol G. Simon Cancer Center, Radiation Conference Room
For class dates and to register, please call 973-971-7971 or 973-971-6358.

 
WomenHeart of Morristown Medical Center
This national organization is dedicated to advancing women’s heart health. Join our monthly meetings for education, peer-to-peer patient support and access to local resources. Light refreshments are served.
Second Thursday of every month at Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute:

Chambers Center by PALM Health
Our state-of-the-art, personalized medicine clinic and wellness club offers a comprehensive range of medical, preventive care, mental health, fitness, nutrition, spa and therapeutic services designed to improve overall well-being. Learn more >

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