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Thursday August 27th, 2015 5:29PM

Northside Hospital offering free cardiovascular screening in Cumming

By Staff
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 /> <br /> The free screening will take place:<br /> <br /> Saturday, March 8, 9 a.m.-noon<br /> Northside Hospital-Forsyth, Cumming<br /> Education Center, 3rd Floor<br /> <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 /> <br /> Though the screening is free, registration is required. Call 404-845-5555 and press "0" to schedule an appointment.
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