Life Line Screening coming to Crowley
CROWLEY - Residents living in the Crowley vicinity can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture on February 15 at the First Presbyterian Church in Crowley. The Life Line Screening will be conducted at the church, located at 321 East 4th St.
Four key points every person every person needs to know:
- Stroke is the third leading cause of death and a leading cause of permanent disability.
- Eighty percent of stroke victims had no apparent warning signs prior to their stroke.
-Preventive ultrasound screenings can help you avoid a stroke.
- Screenings are fast, noninvasive, painless, affordable and convenient.
Screenings identify potential cardiovascular conditions such as blocked arteries and irregular heart rhythm, abdominal aortic aneurysms and hardening of the arteries in the legs, which is strong predictor of heart disease. A bone density screening to assess osteoporosis risk if also offered and is appropriate for both men and women.
Packages start at $149. All five screenings take 60-90 minutes to complete. For more information regarding the screenings or to schedule an appointment call 1-877-237-1287 or visit their website at www.lifelinescreening.com. Pre-registration is required.