Life Extension Nutrition Center Healthy Living Fair celebrates first-year anniversary September 7-15 Free lectures, health screenings and exhibits offered
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla., Sept. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Spinal-pelvic stabilizer testing, bone density testing, body composition analysis and more will be offered free as part of the Life Extension® Nutrition Center one-year anniversary Healthy Living Fair beginning Friday, September 7 and running until Saturday, September 15 at the Life Extension Nutrition Center. The Nutrition Center is located at 5990 N. Federal Highway in Fort Lauderdale.
The entire week offers a wide-range of free health lectures, interactive forums, panel discussions and health screenings designed to make the South Florida community aware of how to live healthier longer. The health fair gets started Friday, September 7, at 6:30 p.m. with an exhibition of sports nutrition manufacturers featuring the latest products for weekend sports enthusiasts and serious athletes. Jaime Mass, M.S., R.D., L.D.N., will discuss nutrition to fuel your inner athlete.
Saturday, September 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., features health screenings, health exhibits and a focus on dietary supplements with plenty of product samplings. Kimmi Le, Life Extension pharmacist, will present a lecture on the ABC's of hormone replacement therapy.
Pets will be included too. Monday, September 10, at 6:30 p.m. brings a healthy pet forum and a lecture about natural health for pets by Bill Piechock of the Pet Deli.
Tuesday, September 11, 6:30 p.m. features Dave Walker, N.D. discussing how to de-stress from cellular inflammation and combatting inflammation through diet.
Wednesday, September 12 brings Life Extension's Michael A. Smith, M.D. talking about gut health and the link between gut health and age-related diseases like cardiovascular disease and chronic inflammation, and foods and supplements to help maintain a healthy gut.
Thursday, September 13, at 6:30 p.m. is the stress management forum featuring free exhibits , focusing on yoga, meditation, massage holistic health and a free lecture by Judith Thompson, N.D. discussing the latest buzz about stress.
On Friday, September 14, at 6:30 p.m. it's ballroom dancing night with free merengue dance demos and lessons, plus a lecture on how you can dance your way to a longer life.
Saturday, September 15, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., offers an array of South Florida health services with over 20 health and fitness organizations providing wellness information and demonstrations. A few featured services are chiropractic, skin fitness and yoga.
Saturday at 3:30 p.m. again features Michael A. Smith, M.D. moderating a forum of health professionals discussing healthy living techniques.
All week, Life Extension will offer 10% off its more than 350 proven, premium-quality dietary supplements and special pricing on blood testing that includes cholesterol, glucose, iron, triglycerides, white and red cell counts, kidney and liver function, blood protein and mineral levels. Free six-month Life Extension Foundation® memberships will also be available to all attendees. Supplement manufacturer exhibitors will offer 10% off their products. Free product sampling and giveaways will also occur each day of the fair.
For over 32 years, Life Extension has been a pioneer in funding and reporting the latest anti-aging research and integrative health therapies while offering superior-quality dietary supplements to consumers. Life Extension's core mission is to extend the healthy human life span by using an integrative approach and funding cutting-edge scientific research.
Call 954.766.8144 to get a complete list of events, schedule a free 20-minute health advisor consultation, and reserve a seat for the free health lectures. For more information about Life Extension, visit www.lef.org, www.Twitter.com/LifeExtension or www.Facebook.com/LifeExtension. For specific details about our Healthy Living Fair, please visit www.LifeExtension.com/HealthyLiving.
Sheldon Baker, Director of Public Relations
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