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Health screenings available Tuesday

Published: Thursday, June 5, 2014 1:15 a.m. CDT

STERLING – Life Line Screening will offer stroke and osteoporosis screenings by appointment Tuesday at Sacred Heart Parish, 2224 Ave. J.

Five tests are offered, which together take 60 to 90 minutes. They are designed to identify potential cardiovascular conditions, such as blocked arteries and irregular heart rhythm, abdominal aortic aneurysms, and hardening of the arteries in the legs. Bone density also will be tested.

CGH Medical Center in Sterling will sponsor the screenings, which cost $149 for all. Registration is required.

Call 800-364-0457 for more information or to schedule an appointment.

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