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For Women For Life - Plano 

Focus on You

For Women For Life is a free women's health and wellness event offering education on healthy living, screenings, demonstrations and more. Join us this year and don't forget to invite the important women in your life!

Event Details

Date: Saturday, Jan. 24, 2015

Location:
Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano, 4700 Alliance Blvd., Plano 
and The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano, 1100 Allied Drive, Plano

Time: 8-11:30 a.m.

Registration, breakfast, exhibits and screenings are open. Most screenings are on a first-come, first-served and limited basis, unless otherwise indicated. Highlighted screenings require participants to sign up for a time slot on-site, on the day of the event. Once time slots are filled, no more screenings will be offered. All attendees are encouraged to first find the screenings that are most important to them and sign up for a time slot before proceeding to other activities at the health fair.

The following screenings and activities are available at the following locations:

Baylor Regional Medical Center at Plano:

  • Balance and grip strength
  • BMI/body fat
  • Sports injury evaluations
  • Breast exams provided by Women's Specialists of Plano
  • Pulmonary function test provided by North Texas Allergy & Asthma Associates and Baylor Plano Respiratory Therapy Department
  • Scoliosis screenings provided by the Baylor Scoliosis Center
  • Full-body skin cancer screening provided by Dallas Diagnostic Association
  • Facial skin cancer screening by Aaron Brobst, MD, a physician on the medical staff
  • Face age analyzer by Aaron Brobst, MD, a physician on the medical staff
  • Ask the Doc booth by Ryan Tatum, MD, a physician on the medical staff

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano:

  • Cholesterol*, triglycerides*
  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Cooking demonstration
  • “Ask the Physician” booth
  • Heart health education including: heart failure, outpatient clinic services, tobacco cessation, nutrition and more!

*Fasting Recommended. For a more accurate reading, do not eat or drink anything after midnight before the screening. You may take your regular medication as directed.

Physician Panels

8:30–9:20 a.m.

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano: Heart Disease: Knowledge Is Power – Caring for You and Your Heart

Location: First Floor, Auditorium



9:30–10:20 a.m.

The Heart Hospital Baylor Plano: A Girl’s Guide to Great Health: Hear from a panel of physician experts about how to stay healthy from head to toe

Location: First Floor, Auditorium


Walking & Running Demonstrations

A personal trainer from Baylor Tom Landry Fitness Center will teach attendees how to start a walking or running program and will have information available on how to run your first 5K.