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Friday, October 11, 2013 - Snack Attack!

Congratulations to Sara Zehr, Jack Thalison, Ariana Pitchford, Emma Badgley and Katelyn Thelen – they took the top prizes in the Kids Healthy Snack Contest at the Sparrow Clinton Hospital Community Health Fair on Sept. 28.

Sara’s number one winning entry was mini veggie pizzas, earning her the first place prize -a Nook HD tablet. In second place, Jack won an iPod Shuffle and the three honorable mentions each received $25 iTunes gift cards.

This year’s health fair served 1,000 Clinton County residents who enjoyed free health services including:

  • 551 Flu Shots
  • 500 Air Quality Filters
  • 127 Total Cholesterol & Glucose Screenings
  • 94 Blood Pressure Checks
  • 58 Sharps Containers
  • 40 Pediatric Vision Screenings
  • 38 MIChip Children’s ID Registrations
  • 34 lbs Medication Disposal Collection with 5 lbs Controlled Medications
  • 30 Spinal & Fibromyalgia Screenings

Sparrow on Twitter

The Sparrow Lansing Myeloma Support Group is having an ice cream social this Thursday from 6:30-7:30 p.m. at the SPB. http://t.co/7OGe9mabEd

Fall-related injuries are common, especially in our senior population. Sparrow has launched a free, five-week series. http://t.co/eONelfCQD2

Videos on SparrowTV

Surgery was performed for the first time on a Patient diagnosed at the Epilepsy Monitoring Unit. Click here to watch.

The Sparrow Children’s Center received a $15,000 donation because of a young Patient's efforts. Click here to watch. 

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