Health & Wellness

 The Ss. Edward and Isidore Health and Wellness Committee promotes wellness of body, mind and spirit through events and education. 

 

 

Upcoming Events:  

Flu Shot Clinic  At Ss. Edward and Isidore 

Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019

2:15pm – 5:15pm

Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019

7:30am – 11:15am 

 In Nelson Hall

Vaccines given by CVS Pharmacy

 

High-Dose (age 65 and older) and Quadrivalent (ages 6-64 – coverage against 4 different influenza strains) vaccines available.

Pay by Commercial Insurance, Medicare, Cash or Check.

Please bring your Insurance/Medicare card you use at the pharmacy for billing purposes. Vaccines are fully covered by most insurances.

 

 

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Cholesterol and Blood Glucose Screening  

Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019 from 7:30am-10am

In Nelson Hall

The screening checks triglycerides, glucose, total cholesterol, LDL (bad cholesterol), HDL (good cholesterol), total cholesterol ratio, and blood pressure.

Provided by Prevea Health Network

 

Cost is $20 (cash or check to Prevea Health Network)

No medicare or medical assistance cards accepted

Please talk to Carol, Parish Nurse, if cost is a concern.

To sign up:   Call the parish office at 865-7844

 

A Health Professional will help you interpret your results.

Please remember to fast 12 hours prior to the test. You may drink water!

Sponsored by: The Health and Wellness Committee

  

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Blood Pressure Screening:  The third weekend of every month before and after masses, except it is only offered after the 8am mass.   

Next Blood Pressure Screening is the weekend of April 13/14, 2019