Baptist Emergency Hospital sponsors Health & Wellness expo with special guest Dr. Phil, offering tips on maintaining healthy lifestyles.

SAN ANTONIO – May 21, 2015 – Baptist Emergency Hospital is excited to announce it will be the presenting sponsor of the Health & Wellness expo to be held Saturday, June 6, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center.

This is the second year BEH has participated in the expo, launched by local news affiliates FOX San Antonio, CW 35 and News 4 San Antonio. The free event will run from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. at 200 E. Market St. in downtown San Antonio.

The second-annual expo will offer numerous exhibits, activities and demonstrations that engage, empower and educate the San Antonio area and surrounding communities.

“We are excited for the opportunity to support the Health & Wellness Expo,” said Adolfo Carrasco, CEO of Baptist Emergency Hospital. “We are committed to making San Antonio a better place to live by building partnerships with health care providers, businesses and community leaders to raise awareness about the value of making healthier life choices.”

Special guest Dr. Phil McGraw, recipient of 27 Emmy nominations for his daytime talk show, will be using this platform as an opportunity to further educate his audience at a local level. His message will take aim at common personal and social issues of our time.

Admission to the Health & Wellness expo is free and open to the public. Full list of exhibitors can be found at www.healthexposa.com.

About Baptist Emergency Hospital
Baptist Emergency Hospital is an extension of Baptist Health System’s mission to meet the needs of the community by bringing hospital-level care to the backyards of San Antonio-area residents. Specializing in the delivery of compassionate care for emergency and inpatient medical needs, Baptist Emergency Hospital serves the Alamo City 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, with dedicated, experienced physicians, nursing and clinical staff who deliver the care they would want for their own families. To find out more about Baptist Emergency Hospital, please visit www.baptistemergencyhospital.com.


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