Free health event to be held in Detroit on Saturday, August 6th

Posted at 8:27 AM, Aug 05, 2016
and last updated 2016-08-05 08:27:37-04

The ninth-annual "MAN UP! For Better Health" event featuring free screenings for prostate cancer, high blood pressure or glucose levels, eye issues, stroke risk, hypertension and other health-related issues will take place from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 6 at the Wayne County Community College District (WCCCD) - Northwest Campus, 8200 W. Outer Dr. .

The free family health fair will also offer food, entertainment, giveaways and educational presentations. A free 5K run/walk will kick off the event at 9 a.m., with participants asked to arrive at 8:30 a.m.

In addition to the health screenings, guests can do Zumba and yoga and attend cooking demonstrations. Again all events at MAN UP! are free.

For more information, or to register in advance visit or call 313-874-4811.