Maintaining a Healthy Life: A Health Fair Dedicated to Prevention and Screening for Cancer

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Winners of opportunity drawings

  • Kindle Fire - Helen R.
  • Mother's Market gift cards - Linda B. and David C.
  • Food for Thought cookbooks- Hanna M. and Steve B.

We all seek to maintain a healthy life, and with help from the physicians and healthcare professionals at Saddleback Memorial, that goal is within reach. We’re bringing our resources together to inform and encourage you to take the necessary steps to prevent cancer with a healthy lifestyle, and screen for cancer at the right time and with the right test.

Come join us and learn how you can reduce your cancer risk and maintain the commitment to live a healthy life. Bring your questions for our experts, schedule your screenings and explore healthy eating choices and exercise options. We will be serving refreshments and our chef will demonstrate easy and original recipes you can try at home.

No registration required.

Free Activities

Cooking Demonstrations

Be inspired and motivated by our healthy recipes, prepared at the health fair by a chef. Sample the finished product and take home the recipes to serve at home.

Exercise Demonstrations

Not sure how to add exercise to your daily schedule?  Exercise physiologists will be on hand to recommend new ideas to get you moving!

Nutrition Consultations

Tell us your typical eating habits and one of our registered dietitians will give you personalized recommendations to help you focus in on healthy choices at every meal.

Pulmonary Screening

Members of our respiratory staff will be available to perform pulmonary function screens and score your current pulmonary health.

Cancer Risk Information from our Genetic Counselors

Our Genetic Counselors will be available to provide a greater understanding of your familial risk and prevention options.  They can also schedule appointments for a formal genetic risk assessment based on your needs.

Meet Our Cancer Nurse Navigators

Cancer Survivorship begins the day you learn your diagnosis. If you are a cancer survivor, come and meet with a Navigator to stay on course for a long and successful survivorship.

Bone Density Testing and Comprehensive Physicals

Meet with a nurse from our Wellness Center to learn about these important services and how they can help keep you healthy and active. Take advantage of the opportunity to book your appointments while you are here.

Blood Donor Center

Stop by the Blood Donor Center table to see how you can help support others community and our patients by donating blood. Schedule an appointment to give blood, and after you donate we will give you a free movie ticket.

Diabetes Risk Assessment

Visit our table to meet with a diabetes expert and learn about the diabetes link to cancer.

Meet the Experts

Meet and interact with experts in the following areas:

  • General screening guidelines from the American Cancer Society
  • Mammography guidelines and appointment scheduling
  • Skin cancer prevention information
  • Prostate screening guidelines
  • Women's cancer prevention vaccine and screening schedules
  • Information about our Early Lung Cancer Screening Program

Hot Topics Presented by Specialists

Do you want to become an expert in managing your own cancer risk?
Join our Saddleback Memorial specialists to get the latest information on screening and the importance of nutrition. Our speakers' topics include:

  • The Why, Who, How and When about Cancer Screening
  • Nutrition: The Key to Cancer Risk Reduction
  • Keep Calm and Screen On (managing your fear)

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