Cardiac Risk Screening Set For March 23 At Nile Township

Cardiac risk screening will be available March 23 from 9 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. at the Nile Township Community Center. Staff from the Community Health and Wellness Department of Southern Ohio Medical Center (SOMC) and the Shawnee State Mobile Health Unit will do the screenings.

Participants can have their total cholesterol, HDL (high density lipid) cholesterol, blood sugar and blood pressure checked. Appointments are not necessary. Anyone wishing to be tested should fast for two hours prior to the test.

A nurse practitioner will provide free breast health exams and health information will be provided.

For more information contact Sharon Carver, SOMC community health specialist, at (740) 356-2692.