CUMMING - Northside Hospital's Heart and Vascular Institute is offering a free screening to determine risk for heart and blood vessel (cardiovascular) disease, or CVD. <br />
The free screening will take place:<br />
Saturday, March 8, 9 a.m.-noon<br />
Northside Hospital-Forsyth, Cumming<br />
Education Center, 3rd Floor<br />
The comprehensive screening will be administered by health care professionals and will include a risk assessment, blood pressure reading, total cholesterol (HDL, ratio of TC/HDL) and glucose testing, body mass index (BMI) analysis, and a one-on-one consultation with a healthcare professional.<br />
Though the screening is free, registration is required. Call 404-845-5555 and press "0" to schedule an appointment.
Memorial Day means the beginning of summer for many families, as well as the celebration of those who gave their lives to defend our country. Below is a list of events in the area to celebrate the Memorial Day weekend.