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Cardiovascular, stroke, osteoporosis screenings offered

Did you know that every 53 seconds someone in America has a stroke? Help yourself prevent one with regular screenings. Orange City Area Health System will be holding Cardiovascular/Stroke/Osteoporosis screenings on Thursday, May 10, from 1-4pm in the Radiology department at the health system’s main campus at 1000 Lincoln Circle SE in Orange City. The screenings include: Carotid Artery/Stroke (15 minutes, no preparation required, $40); Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm (10 minutes, fast for 6 hours prior, best attire is two pieces, $40); Ankle Brachial Index (10 minutes, wear short sleeves and socks, $40); Osteoporosis (10 minutes, wear removable socks/stockings, $20). All four tests for $100. Checks and cash accepted (no credit/debit cards please). Pre-registration required by calling 737-5241.