Alton Memorial Hospital is holding it's 15th annual Heart Stroke Fair this Saturday February 23. Previously known for just the heart fair, the hospital added the stroke component after the hospital was recognized as a primary stroke center for the area, the only one in Illinois south of Springfield. The Heart Stoke Fair runs from 9am until Noon.
Alton Memorial Hospital Senior Coordinator for Public Relations Dave Whaley says they will have a number of booths, health screenings and a free boxed lunch for those that sign up in advance. Whaley says they will have just one speaker this year:
To register for the Heart Stroke Fair call 1-800-392-0936 by this Friday.