Get Free Health Screenings and Affordable Immunizations this Saturday at Walmart

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Prior to embarking on your summer travels, Walmart would like to bring to your attention the upcoming Wellness Day on Saturday, May 6th from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Customers can benefit from free health screenings for crucial parameters, such as glucose, cholesterol, BMI, and blood pressure. Additionally, pharmacies across the nation offer affordable immunizations, such as flu, COVID-19, shingles, tetanus, measles, and more. Customers can also browse through an array of reliable product offerings ranging from allergy relief options to vitamins and supplements, and more.

Walmart Wellness Day inspires families to prioritize their health using powerful tools and resources, resulting in the formation and continued practice of healthy lifestyle habits. Looking after your health stats is just the beginning; additional information empowers people to make informed decisions and track progress.

Over 4,600 Walmart pharmacies throughout the nation will be hosting Walmart Wellness Day events on Saturday May 6th, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. local time. A few select stores will also give customers access to specialized services and demos of wellness products, along with vision screenings and in-store giveaways. At certain locations, Health & Wellness sampling is also available, with options like digestive supplements, vitamins and nutrition items to choose from.

Walmart Wellness Day events feature the following health resources, administered by qualified pharmacy and Vision Center teams:

  • Free health screenings, including glucose, cholesterol, blood pressure, body mass index and vision screenings (select locations)
  • Affordable immunizations, including flu, measles, mumps, pneumonia, tetanus, HPV, rubella (MMR), varicella (chickenpox/shingles), whooping cough (TDAP), Hepatitis A & B and more
  • No cost to patient COVID-19 vaccines
  • Wellness resources and the opportunity to talk with pharmacists
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“The summer season brings backyard barbecues, camping trips and family vacations – Wellness Day helps people get a healthy start on those adventures,” said Kevin Host, Walmart’s Senior Vice President of Pharmacy. “It’s not only the free screenings and the affordable immunizations that make a difference but also the opportunity for connections between our pharmacists and the communities we serve. We deliver impactful care through our pharmacies, Vision Centers, Walmart Health Centers and beyond. We’ll continue to innovate and execute on a best-in-class health and wellness experience for our patients and customers.”

“Wellness Day reflects our commitment to make wellness more accessible and affordable for our customers, by offering a wide range of innovative products and services at an incredible value through a convenient, seamless omnichannel experience,” said Silvia Kawas, Walmart’s Senior Vice President of Consumables, Health & Wellness. “From over-the-counter medication to nutrition supplements, Walmart’s growing assortment includes both new and well-known brands and partnerships that help shoppers take charge of their health with affordability in mind. “I’m excited to highlight all the ways we continue to help people save money so they can live better.”

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