Organizers of a health fair recommend getting vital tests done on a regular basis as you age.
The Jackson Renaissance held its senior health fair.
Transportation can become difficult as age increases and that's why having several tests available in one place is so important.
Kathy Hagen is one of the managers and says offering services like blood pressure checks and strength grip testing can help seniors stay on top of their health.
"We have about 20 different vendors that have a lot of helpful information regarding everything from audiology, dental care, chiropractic. Just a whole slough of stuff."
There were also flu and pneumonia shots available.
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