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ASHLAND, Ky. – King’s Daughters Medical Center is offering a free healthy heart and EKG screening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Thursday, April 5, at King’s Daughters Family Care Center, State Routes 7 and 32, Sandy Hook.
ASHLAND, Ky. – King’s Daughters Medical Center is offering a free healthy heart and EKG screening from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Monday, April 2, at King’s Daughters Medical Specialties, 191 Wal-Mart Way, Maysville.
Physician assistant J.D. Dalton will read screening results.
The screening, which includes an EKG, total cholesterol, blood pressure, blood sugar and blood oxygen levels, is sponsored by King’s Daughters in cooperation with the Kentucky Heart Foundation. Appointments are required and may be made by calling 1-888-377-KDMC (5362). Fasting is not required.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, approximately 1.7
million people sustain a traumatic brain injury each year.
To help brain injury survivors and those
who care for them cope with the many day-to-day challenges, King’s Daughters
Medical Center sponsors a Brain Injury Support Group, which meets at 4:30 p.m. the
first Tuesday each month in the family resource room of the KDMC Rehabilitation
Unit. The next meeting will take place Tuesday, March 6.