Screenings

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Take the Cholesterol Quiz

Cholesterol is a soft, waxy substance found in all parts of the body. It helps form cell membranes and is involved in the production of some hormones and vitamin D. Excess cholesterol can build up in the arteries, narrowing them and slowing or blocking blood flow to the heart, brain, and other organs.

1. Anyone who is 20 or older should have a cholesterol check:
2. A complete lipid screening obtained after fasting for eight hours measures:
3. Low-density lipoprotein (LDL) is called "bad" cholesterol because:
4. High-density lipoprotein (HDL) is called "good" cholesterol because:
5. A diet that helps keep blood cholesterol levels in check includes:
6. How can exercise help blood cholesterol levels?
7. Besides high cholesterol, which of these is a major risk factor for heart disease?
8. How is high cholesterol treated?

FREE SCREENINGS

 

Blood Pressure Screening

Wednesdays, 2-3 p.m.

Warren Memorial Hospital, Front Royal
540-636-0260

 

Shenandoah Memorial Hospital, Woodstock

Call for information and times

540-459-1110

 

Depression Screening

Second Friday of the month, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Diabetic Retinopathy Screening

First Thursday in April and October, 8-9 a.m.

Wellspring, Winchester

Appointments required

540-536-5130

 

Glucose & Cholesterol Screening

Last Tuesday in February, April, June, August, October and December, 7-9:30 a.m.

Hampshire Memorial Hospital, Romney

304-822-4561

 

Hearing Screening

Third Friday of the month, 9 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Seven Minute Memory Screening

Second Friday of the month, 10 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Medication and Over the Counter Review

Bring your medications and meet with a pharmacist who will review for interactions

Third Friday of the month, 8 a.m.-12 p.m.

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

SCREENINGS

 

Body Composition Screening ($15)

By appointment only

Valley Health Wellness & Fitness Center, Winchester

540-536-3050 or 800-662-7831

 

Heart Attack Risk Program ($20)

See where you stand on five modifiable risk factors. 12-hour fast required.

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536-8395 or 800-326-4052