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August Cholesterol Screenings

July 23, 2012

As part of Grand Strand Regional Medical Center’s monthly screening program, the following cholesterol screenings have been scheduled for August:  Finger-stick screenings are scheduled for:  Wednesday, August 8, 9 – 10 am at Grand Strand Regional Medical Center and  Wednesday, August 15, 8:30 – 9:30 am at the YMCA, 62nd Avenue N. extension.

The finger-stick screenings measure total cholesterol for $7 or a lipid profile (Total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, and triglycerides) for $20, with results available in less than five minutes.  A 12-hour fast is required for the lipid profile. 

Total cholesterol screenings and a lipid profile are also available at HealthFinders at Coastal Grand Mall, Monday - Saturday, 10 am – 7:30 pm on a walk-in basis. 

For more information, call (843) 692-4444.