Health screenings set for Thursday

JOHNSTOWN — The HealthLink Littauer, the community health and wellness service of Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, announces four health screenings are scheduled from 9 a.m. to noon Thursday at its wellness center, 2 Colonial Court.

The screenings include a cholesterol high-density lipoproteins glucose blood test for $18 (fasting of at least three hours is suggested); a diabetes risk assessment, blood pressure reading, and body fat analysis-body mass index measurement at no charge.

Following the New York State Department of Health regulations, blood tests are performed by a trained registered nurse. This screening is open to the general public and no appointments are necessary. If anyone needs more information, call HealthLink Littauer at (518) 736-1120.

By Kerry Minor

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