Register now for Lake Regional’s Cardiovascular Screening from 7:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday, March 19, in the hospital’s third floor conference rooms. Appointments are required for this popular event. Reserve one now at lakeregional.com/LoveYourHeart.
There will be free screenings for body mass index, body fat analysis and blood pressure. Also available will be $5 lipid (cholesterol) profiles, $5 fasting blood sugar tests and a limited number of $20 pocket EKGs. Participants will sign up for an EKG at the screening. Fasting is necessary 12 to 14 hours in advance of lipid and blood sugar tests. Water and prescribed medications may be consumed during the fast.
For more information on the screening, call Lake Regional Public Relations at 573-348-8222 or visit lakeregional.com/LoveYourHeart. The registration page also includes a health talk video featuring Lake Regional Cardiovascular-Thoracic Surgeon Randy G. Brown, M.D., FACS.