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GOT GATS?

If you weren’t planning on attending the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Tx. in August, maybe you should reconsider. The Landstar Health & Wellness Pavilion at GATS will be bigger and better this year with many new free health screenings being offered.

Here is a list of the FREE screenings that will be offered this year:

Height, Weight, BMI and Blood Pressure testing                  Prostate Exams                             Blood Sugar Testing                                                                     Hemoglobin A1C Testing
Lung Volume testing                                                                    Vascular/Venal Testing
Kidney Function Analysis                                                           Nutrition Screening
Chiropractor (Exams and minor adjustments)                      Diabetes Education
Eye Acuity and Color Blindness Testing                                  DOT Physical Exams for $59
Sleep Apnea Screening                                                                Pulse/Ox Screening
Spirometry                                                                                     Mallampati Score
Bio Electrical Impedance Analysis                                           Retinal Scans

Bone Marrow Donor Registration Drive (3rd year)
Blood Drive (8th year)
Mammograms (financial assistance available if no insurance)
Call 214-820-3040 to make your reservation today!

Even more additional screenings are being explored for possible addition to the offerings. Stay tuned for more info. Hope to see you there!

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It’s That Time of Year Again

For the third year in a row Onramp to Health is bringing a mobile mammogram unit to the Landstar Health & Wellness Pavilion at the Great American Trucking Show in Dallas, Tx.
This years’ show will be held from August 24-26, 2017 at the Kay Bailey Hutchinson Convention Center (formerly Dallas Convention Center).
Baylor Scott and White who operate the Baylor Hospital system in Texas will again be providing their mobile mammogram unit on all 3 days of the show.
Donations can be made through our GoFundme page at:
https://www.gofundme.com/gats-mammogram-fundraiser-2017

Mammogram Reservation Phone Line Now OPEN!
Call 214-820-3040 to schedule your appointment today!

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What Will It Take To End Cancer?

The American Cancer Society has put together a six part series on what they think it will take to end cancer.
Click the links below to view the series:

Part 1- Defining the End of Cancer
Part 2- Chasing Down Cancer’s Source
Part 3- Evolution and Future of Cancer Treatments
Part 4- The Technology changing Cancer Care
Part 5- The Truth About Cancer Prevention
Part 6- Getting to the End of Cancer

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What’s Your Food Personality?

Take the Food Personality Quiz and find out    Food Personality

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Are You Making Healthy Choices?

Take our Healthy Choices quiz and find out    QUIZ

Quiz Answers    ANSWERS

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Onramp to Health Would Like To Thank the Following People For Their Donations to the Mobile Mammogram Unit Fundraiser 2017:

Idella Hansen (five times)                              Deb and Del LaBree (twice)
Ellen Voie                                                           Pat Hockaday
Beth and Kenn Zelten (twice)                        Christine Gray
Jon Osburn                                                        Marty Ellis
Les Willis (Godspeed Expediters)                 Linda Caffee
Diane Shook                                                       Leslie Allison-Seei (Robust Promotions)
Lee and Sara Brau (three times)                  OOIDA (in the name of Paige Nofziger)
Jeff Clark                                                            Cindy Kaps (twice)
Sonja Tucci                                                         Greg and Susan White
Rick Ash                                                              Mark and Mary Abraham
Tom Youngberg (T.Y. Roofing)

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Health Article

Surveys show that more than 1 in every 3 Americans is now considered obese. According to the CDC (Centers for Disease Control) more than one-third of U.S. adults (35.7%) are obese. Approximately 17% (or 12.5 million) of children and adolescents aged 2—19 years are obese. To see obesity trends by state click here Obesity Trends.

Our Home page will feature a link to health related articles relating to this health epidemic and many other health subjects. For more health related articles please visit our
Health Articles page.

What Dehydration Does To Your Body

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                                                FUN FACTS

Venus is the only planet that rotates clockwise.

The cable cars in San Francisco are the only mobile national monuments.

A cow gives nearly 200,000 glasses of milk in her lifetime.

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A special thanks to Amy McKnight at the MacSpa in Denver, Colorado for her efforts in setting up the framework for this site. I also want to thank her for her creative input and especially for her patience in teaching this old man how to build his first website.


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