Residents living in and around Centerville can be screened to reduce their risk of having a stroke or bone fracture on Thursday, April 24 at Grace Tabernacle Baptist Church, 914 N. Park Ave., Centerville.
Life Line Screening looks at four key points every person needs to know about strokes:
n Strokes are the third leading cause of death and a leading cause of permanent disability.
n 80 percent of stroke victims had no apparent warning signs prior to their stroke.
n Preventive ultrasound screenings can help you avoid a stroke.
n Screening are fast, noninvasive, painless, affordable and convenient.
For more information regarding the screenings or to schedule an appointment call 1-877-237-1287 or visit www.lifelinescreening.com. Pre-registration is required.