The Jewish Hospital - Mercy Health Women's Center Presents Women's Health Fair at Crossroads, Mason, on Saturday, October 22

Mercy Health - Cincinnati, which provides advanced, quality, compassionate care in your neighborhood through its care network, announces that The Jewish Hospital is presenting a women's health fair from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, October 22 at Crossroads in Mason, located at 990 Reading Road, 45040.

The event is part of Mercy Health's Breast Cancer Awareness Month observance, and The Jewish Hospital's Women's Center invites women to take part in a day of health and wellness.

Representatives from the practice of breast surgeon and Mercy Health Physician Hilary Shapiro-Wright will be on site, as will Mercy Health - Mobile Mammography. Participants who get checked will receive a free t-shirt. You can schedule your mammogram ahead of time by calling 513-686-3300 and walk-in screenings are also available. This screening is covered by most health plans. For the best coverage, please verify that Mercy Health and The Jewish Hospital are in-network providers with your insurance carrier. You may be eligible for financial assistance.

Other free health screenings will be available, including:
• body mass index
• lung cancer
• colon
• genetic assessment
• vision/glaucoma pressure checks
• cholesterol
• breast cancer
• glucose

There will also be information available on quit smoking programs and information booths from Cancer Support Community, Chill Zone Cryo, Chrome Divas, Shared Harvest Food Bank, Pink Ribbon Girls, Hospice of Cincinnati, GiGi's Cupcakes, Chuys, Professional Radiology, Inc., Prevent Blindness of Ohio, American Cancer Society Wig Salon, Conversations of a Lifetime - Advance Directives, I Have Wings, Ohio Department of Health, United Way of Warren County and more.

Attendees will be able to enjoy massages and healthy snacks and there will be door prizes. People who participate in health screenings will be entered in raffles for prizes.

For more information, contact Rebeca Ingram at 513-559-7333 or rmingram@mercy.com.