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Free Health Screenings & Seminars in May

May 03, 2013

Myrtle Beach, SC – Grand Strand Regional Medical Center will sponsor foot and PAD screenings and skin cancer, weight loss, men’s health and stroke seminars in May. All seminars are held at HealthFinders at the Coastal Grand Mall unless noted.

Simple, non-invasive PAD screenings will be held on Tuesday, May 7 and Thursday, May 9, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Poor circulation mainly affects adults over 50 and can be accurately measured in minutes without any risk or discomfort. Registration is required; please call 692-4444.

Oncologist Emily Touloukian, DO, will discuss signs, symptoms, treatment and prevention of Skin Cancer on Tuesday, May 7, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Weight Control is the topic on Wednesday, May 15, 5:30 – 7 p.m. Family practitioner Philip Caravella, MD, will discuss weight loss and your ideal body shape.

Urologist William Bogache, MD, will discuss Men’s Health related issues on Thursday, May 16, 6 – 7 p.m.

Coastal Podiatry Associates will offer free foot screenings on Tuesday, May 21, 6 – 7:30 p.m. at the YMCA on 62nd Avenue N. and Bypass 17. Registration is required; please call 692-4444.

Stroke Risk is the topic on Wednesday May 22, 3 – 4 p.m. Grand Strand Regional cardiovascular navigator, Cindy Kane, NP, will discuss the risk factors and symptoms of a stroke and how to respond.

Seminars and screenings are free and open to the public. For more information or to register, please call 692-4444.